Hadriana in All My Dreams

Bookshelf (September/October 2017) | Book Reviews

This month’s reading picks in our books column.

Pan Roots Culture

Playlist (September/October 2017) | Music Reviews

This month’s listening picks.

Photo by Amanda Richards

Datebook | Caribbean Events Calendar (September/October 2017)

Events around the Caribbean in September and October, from Diwali in Guyana to the World Creole Music Festival in Dominica.

Photo by iStock.com/Byrond

Word of mouth (September/October 2017)

Hook, line, sinker: a fishing tournament in Antigua means equal parts exhilaration and exhaustion, and a one-off public holiday commemorates the First Peoples and indigenous heritage of Trinidad and Tobago.

Photo by Amenic181/Shutterstock.com

Best of brew — Caribbean coffee | Cookup

Coffee grown in the Caribbean is some of the world’s finest. Pricey Blue Mountain coffee from Jamaica’s high elevations is celebrated by connoisseurs — but can locals actually afford it? And what can Trinidad and Tobago’s farmers learn from Jamaica as they seek to revive their own coffee production? Franka Philip talks to the experts about the present state and future prospects for the business of coffee beans.

Moko Jumbie

Screenshots (September/October 2017) | Film Reviews

This month’s film-watching picks.

River Dancer

Bookshelf (July/August 2017) | Book Reviews

This month’s reading picks in our books column.

Photo courtesy CPL T20 Ltd 2017

Datebook | Caribbean Events Calendar (July/August 2017)

Events around the Caribbean in July and August, from the Caribbean Premier League to Carifesta XIII in Barbados.

Photo by Sarita Rampersad

Word of mouth (July/August 2017)

The charms of “August holidays” by the beach, a new film from Trinidad & Tobago ("The Cutlass") goes international, and Grenada’s Spicemas keeps the spirit of the Jab Jab alive.

Jamaican Marlon Samuels joins the St Lucia Stars for CPL 2017. Photo by Mark Nolan IDI/IDI via Getty Images

Don’t stop the cricket: Caribbean Premier League T20 2017 | The Game

As the 2017 Caribbean Premier League T20 cricket tournament opens, Garry Steckles reports on some interesting moves by star players.