St. Kitts and Nevis

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Dennis Bovell: Time will tell

No musician has had a greater influence on British reggae than Dennis Bovell. Plus a tribute to the late Masud Sadiki of St Kitts.

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The Caribbean at the 2012 Olympic games

Kwame Laurence looks at the Caribbean athletes heading for the London Olympic Games, identifies the ones to watch, and weighs their chances of success.

Every man is an island

Every man is an island

Judy Raymond on A Distant Shore, by Caryl Phillips, originally published in the Caribbean Review of Books.

A taste of brown sugar: Judith Rawlins

A taste of brown sugar: Judith Rawlins

Designer Judith Rawlins is putting St Kitts on the fashion map. Laura Dowrich-Phillips looks through her racks of Caribbean casuals .

Carnival at Christmas in St. Kitts

Carnival at Christmas in St. Kitts

Mediaeval strolling mummers, French quadrilles and African rhythms…Simon Lee encounters the unique cultural traditions of St Kitts.

Caryl Phillips: Playing Away

Caryl Phillips: Playing Away

Born in the Caribbean and shaped in England, Caryl Phillips has become one of the leading writers of his generation. A profile by James Ferguson.

Samuel Santoy Barrett

Nothing so sweet as Nevis String Band

You know you’re in Nevis when you hear that haunting bamboo fife. Simon Lee makes notes on the island’s native music.

Caryl Phillips: “the arts are the window through which we see ourselves”

Caryl Phillips: “the arts are the window through which we see ourselves”

The reflections of British-Caribbean writer Caryl Phillips, as told to Lisa Allen-Agostini.

History in the remaking

History in the remaking

St Kitts and Nevis are leading the way in not only preserving heritage sites, but also making them more productive. Simon Lee paid a visit.

The Connoisseur’s Caribbean

The Connoisseur’s Caribbean

Visitors come to the Caribbean for the gorgeous beaches, the spectacular scenery, the amazingly vibrant culture. But discerning travellers know there's so much more....

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