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Caribbean Datebook (March/April 2014)

Events around the Caribbean in March and April.

Theodore Elyett’s 2013 pre-autumn collection “Ello London” draws inspiration from the 1960s and 70s, intertwined with iconic British influences. Photography by Scharad Lightbourne

Retro chic: Theodore Elyett

Bahamian designer Theodore Elyett offers retro flair to contemporary women.

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No horsing around: segway polo in Barbados

What is Segway polo, and how did a makeshift Bajan team become world champs? Austin Fido finds out.

Barbadian writer Shakirah Bourne. Photograph by Marlon James

Shakirah Bourne: “If we don’t tell our stories, who will?”

Barbadian writer Shakirah Bourne on “holding up a literary mirror” to society — as told to Michelle Springer.

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From island to end zone: Caribbean athletes in the NFL

Unknown to most sports fans at home, Caribbean athletes have exuberantly infiltrated the NFL. Here are four of the top stars.

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Landship Ahoy

As Landship marks its hundred and fiftieth anniversary, Marcia Burrowes investigates how the movement has responded to changing times .

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Word of mouth (July/August 2013)

Join the fun at Caribbean Carnival Toronto and Barbados Kadooment, and celebate fifty years of Trinidad’s Marionettes Chorale.

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Alan Emtage: The Codefather

Georgia Popplewell meets Alan Emtage, the Barbadian coder who wrote the world’s first search engine.

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Early Blooming: Bahamian designer Phylicia Ellis

Bahamian designer Phylicia Ellis does twelve-and-under chic.

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Chelsea Tuach: “Get in the water – that’s the first thing anyone should do”

Chelsea Tuach, the youngest ever champion surfer from Barbados, shares her favourite spots for riding the waves, meeting her friends.

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