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Issue 27

Issue 27


Photograph by Michelle Jorsling

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.


Caribbean Food: Flavours of a People

Judette Coward talks to Anne-Marie Whittaker, an “accidental historian” documenting Caribbean food.

After the outsiders leave, the problem of school uniforms remains. Photograph by René Van Dongen

Amerindian Guyana

Guyana’s original settlers — the Amerindians — are struggling with the intrusions of the modern world. Janette Forte looks at their dilemma.


Upbeat (September/October 1997)

What's new in Caribbean Music.


You Live and Lime

Journalist Nazma Muller, exiled from Trinidad to Jamaica, learns to adjust.