Southern World Arts News
Monday, 3 May 2021
TRANSLATOR SHARES HER PASSION FOR HAITIAN CREOLE
Marleen Julien speaks with palpable passion when discussing Haitian Creole. A specialist in interpreting and translation, with some 15 yea...
Friday, 23 April 2021
PANDEMIC GIVES NEW SIGNIFICANCE TO WORLD BOOK DAY
Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, many people have been turning to books to help them get through lockdowns and forced isolation. Th...
Thursday, 4 March 2021
THREE KENYAN DESIGNERS RECEIVE BUSINESS SUPPORT
Hamaji Three Kenyan designers have been chosen to participate in an international programme that will assist them in increasing their global...
Monday, 15 February 2021
CELEBRATING 30+ YEARS OF A CARIBBEAN ANTHOLOGY
By Elizabeth (Betty) Wilson The University of Maryland’s Latin American Studies Centre will host a virtual belated celebration of the 30th...
Friday, 5 February 2021
TRANSLATING A FRENCH CARIBBEAN WRITER IN SPAIN
Guadeloupean writer Maryse Condé has long been one of the most widely translated Caribbean authors, following the international success of b...
Wednesday, 27 January 2021
A FRENCH EDITOR PAYS TRIBUTE TO ICON ANGELA DAVIS
Renowned activist and intellectual Angela Davis turned 77 years old on Jan. 26, marking more than five decades of her fight against systemic...
Sunday, 20 December 2020
FOOD CULTURE IN SPOTLIGHT ON UNESCO HERITAGE LIST
Cuisine formed a notable portion of the latest inscriptions on UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity,...
Thursday, 3 December 2020
OPINION: AMERICAN (PAY) DIRT - OR MIGRATION FICTIONS
By Dimitri Keramitas American Dirt , Jeannine Cummins’ controversial bestseller about Latin American migrants, human traffickers, and narc...
Sunday, 15 November 2020
ECUADORIAN DIRECTOR SHOWS A DIFFERENT MIGRATION
Ecuador’s entry for the 2021 Academy Awards’ International Feature section is a surprising movie, highlighting a story that up to now has be...
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