Issue 8
(Winter 1993)

In this Issue:

Crystal plays pan Picture by David Ross, coordination by Lorraine O'Connor

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Photograph by Eleanor Chandler

Eat Your Heart Out in Barbados

Valerie Jones explores the restaurants of Barbados and finds some places you can't afford to miss
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Caribbean Bookshelf (Winter 1993)

Some of the best new and recent books about the Caribbean
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Photograph courtesy CSN

Caribbean Music Around the Clock

CSN, the Miami-based TV station, is broadcasting Caribbean music to a large international audience
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Photograph by Chris Huxley

Discover St Lucia

Caroline Popovic and Nancy Atkinson take you on a tour of one of the Caribbean's most popular destinations
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Photograph by Phillipe Giraud

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
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Photograph by Jenny Bailey

Give Me A Boat

A tribute to sailors and boats - from giant cruise ships to tiny pirogues, of all sorts and sizes, which ply the waters around the Caribbean islands
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Wilfredo Lam

Meeting the Master: Wilfredo Lam

Geoffrey MacLean on the man who is a founding father of contemporary Caribbean art, the Cuban painter Wildredo Lam
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Illustration by Lilo Nido

Riding the Bus in Grenada (a Poem)

Sharon Almerigi takes her life in her hands
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Photograph by Roger Neckles

Safe Haven: Trinidad’s Wildfowl Trust and Nariva Swamp

Anne Hilton visits a nature reserve on an oil refinery compound in Trinidad and finds a model for thoughtful conservation programmes
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Annalee Davis: Betrayal (1993, acrylic, emulsion and watercolour, 131 x 100 cm). Photograph by Ron Griffith

Island Beat (Winter 1993)

A new transatlantic race for sailors, a new visitor attraction in Barbados, world championship golf in Jamaica, and Barbados artists shine at Carib Art
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Photograph by Darrell Jones

The Hunters and the Sea: Caribbean Sportfishing

Prowling the Caribbean for big game and some of the liveliest tournaments on the sportfishing calendar
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Upbeat (Winter 1993)

New and recent albums from Caribbean artists, including Ziggy Marley, Chaka Demus and Pliers, SuperBlue and the Roaring Lion
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