Southern World Arts News
Monday, 24 June 2019
‘INNA DE YARD’ DELVES INTO THE ‘SOUL’ OF JAMAICA
Dogs barking in the distance. Birds chirping nearby. A man walking through the mist, surrounded by lush vegetation. A distinctive vibrato s...
Sunday, 9 June 2019
REVIEW: A DOCUMENTARY ABOUT THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE
By Dimitri Keramitas In many countries, abortion has long been legal and so has passed out of current debate. This is the case of most &q...
Wednesday, 5 June 2019
BOOKS: STORIES OF ACTIVISM, COMMITMENT, GROWTH
If you’re compiling your summer reading list, here’s an opportunity to check out the following new releases. To Exist is to Resist: Blac...
Monday, 13 May 2019
SHOWCASING DESIGN, INNOVATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY
A coffee cup that you can eat. Chairs made from recycled wood. A stationary bike that powers a blender when you pedal, to produce fruit smo...
Sunday, 12 May 2019
JAMAICAN FESTIVAL: TAKING LITERATURE TO THE BEACH
The stunning region of St. Elizabeth, Jamaica, is once again hosting the Two Seasons Talking Trees Literary Fiesta, taking place May 25-26,...
Monday, 29 April 2019
THE POSTER IS A POEM: PARIS' FIESTA OF GRAPHIC ART
The first thing that will strike pedestrians this month as they approach the Maison de l’Amérique Latine in Paris is the riot of colour – v...
Monday, 22 April 2019
BACKING EDUCATION FOR RIGHTS AND SUSTAINABILITY
A teacher enters a classroom and is surprised to find that the students who should be waiting for him are all missing. “It’s as if their ...
Wednesday, 17 April 2019
VIEW: EVERYONE'S CULTURAL HERITAGE IS IMPORTANT
No sooner had the fire been put out at the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris than the backlash started, sparked by the perceived double stan...
Monday, 25 March 2019
FRENCH MUSEUM SHOWS IMMIGRANTS’ MUSICAL IMPACT
Amid the morass of Brexit and continuous debates on immigration, a French museum has launched a thought-provoking exhibition about music an...
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