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Olive Senior. Photograph by Martin Mordecai

Olive Senior: speaking back to home

Issue 80 (July/August 2006) | 0 comments
Jamaican Olive Senior is one of the most celebrated and beloved Caribbean writers working today. Martin Mordecai profiles the “country girl”

Everywhere at Cranbrook you hear the sound of rushing water

Cranbrook Gardens: Water, Water, Everywhere

Issue 67 (May/June 2004) | 0 comments
Bounded by two pristine rivers near Jamaica’s north coast, the Cranbrook Flower Forest is a lush paradise of trees and lawns, trails and pools, and thousands of brilliant tropical blossoms. Martin Mordecai visits this tranquil 40-acre St Ann garden, created by master horticulturalist Ivan Linton in the grounds of a former coconut estate, and discovers that the sound of rushing water is music to the jaded soul. Plus six other magnificent Jamaican gardens worth exploring

Photo Jamaica

Issue 34 (November/December 1998) | 0 comments
Martin Mordecai looks at StudioArt and the growth of photography in Jamaica