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Issue 124

Issue 124

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Golden Rock Regatta. Photograph courtesy Bob Grieser and Jaqueline Van De Weijer

Caribbean Datebook (November/December 2013)

Events around the Caribbean in November and December .

City of Lights. Illustration by Darren Cheewah

Word of mouth (November/ December 2013)

Discover Trinidad’s Divali Nagar, Miami’s international art fair, and Jamaica’s annual pantomime .

A balanced combination of leather and silk makes this Makeda clutch a must-have. Photograph courtesy Kesi Gibson

In the bag: Jamaican designer Kesi Gibson

Jamaican designer Kesi Gibson of Kyu Mélange creates handbags inspired by different cultures .

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Caribbean Bookshelf (November/December 2013)

This month’s reading picks — from photography to fiction .

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Caribbean Playlist (November/December 2013)

Recent tunes to get your feet tapping.

Pan de batata. Photograph by Clara Gonzalez

The taste of home: Christmas recipes from the Dominican Republic

In the Dominican Republic, Christmas is time for a feast. But how do you recreate the taste of home when you’re far away? Clara Gonzalez gets creative.

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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.

Hannah Lowe. Photograph by Tim Ridley

Making her claim: Writer Hannah Lowe

In her debut book Chick, poet Hannah Lowe — born in the UK to an Afro-Jamaican father and white British mother — comes to terms with family history.

Photograph by Nadia Huggins

The popop spirit: Nassau’s Popopstudios International Centre for the Visual Arts

Founded by artist John Cox in 1999, Nassau’s Popopstudios International Centre for the Visual Arts has become an international art contender.