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Vincentian-born lecturer and poet Philip Nanton launches his book Island Voices from St. Christopher & The Barracudas this weekend. This is the latest manifestation of Nanton’s Island...
Wednesday 26th February 2014
Kamau Brathwaite, winner of the 2013 Frank Collymore Literary Award for the poetry collectionLazarus Poems
Many of our writers were upset when Kamau Brathwaite, who has been called Barbados’ unofficial poet laureate, won first prize in the 2006 Frank Collymore Literary Endowment competition for his...
Monday 20th January 2014
We greet the New Year with two calls for submissions: one for our ongoing series, What is freedom?, and a repeat call for Who sparked the spark? which looks at the teachers or other individuals...
Thursday 16th January 2014
The cover of Bim Volume 6 feature art by Alison Chapman-Andrews
It's a good-looking issue with artwork by Barbadian visual artist Alison Chapman-Andrews on the cover and throughout. It’s reading pretty good, too, with writing from Olive Senior,...
Thursday 16th January 2014
ArtsEtc’s editors recently conducted a workshop on getting inspired and writing for children. Entitled "There’s A Poem in My Ear,” it took place the day after Nelson Mandela...
Thursday 16th January 2014