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Tintamarre: Unlikely Island

Tiny Tintamarre is the haunt of beach-loving daytrippers. But, there's more to the little island off the coast of St Martin.

Euzhan Palcy: Making Waves

Euzhan Palcy: Making Waves

Martiniquan filmmaker Euzhan Palcy directed Marlon Brando and Donald Sutherland in A Dry White Season: what's next?.

Uncomfortable truth

Uncomfortable truth

For many years, Joseph Zobel’s novel La Rue Cases Negres was banned in his home island of Martinique. James Ferguson explains why.

Happenings (March/April 2010)

Happenings (March/April 2010)

A round-up of current events on the Caribbean calendar.

Four of the best Caribbean beaches

Four of the best Caribbean beaches

Joyce Huxley's personal choice of perfect places to get away from it all. Photos by Chris Huxley..

René Maran: French lessons

René Maran: French lessons

James Ferguson looks at René Maran, the first black writer to win the Prix Goncourt.

Happenings (May/June 2010)

Happenings (May/June 2010)

A round-up of current events on the Caribbean calendar.

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Kassav: Doctor Zouk

The music of the French Caribbean has been sweeping the world, with the band Kassav in the forefront. Lorraine O'Connor traces their progress.

Happenings (January/February 2008)

Happenings (January/February 2008)

A brief look at the events that will have the Caribbean buzzing in January and February.

Happenings (July/August 2010)

Happenings (July/August 2010)

A round-up of current and coming events on the Caribbean calendar.

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