Post Tagged with: "Issue 73 (May/June 2005)"

Illustration by James Hackett

Don’t buy shoes

Kerri Gilligan takes romantic advice from her boyfriend’s formidable Tantie — then finds she has some explaining to do.

Adonal Doyle. Photograph courtesy democracymatters.com

Foyled Again

Canouan-born basketball player Adonal Foyle pushes political reform through his NGO Democracy Matters.

Crucial Bankie. Photograph by Geoffrey Spencer

CRUCIAL GENIUS

Garry Steckles says today‘s best reggae is in St Kitts. Meet Crucial Bankie.

Book Buzz (May/June 2005)

Book Buzz (May/June 2005)

New and recent books from the Caribbean.

ANDREA LEVY: TO BE OR NOT TO BE BRITISH

ANDREA LEVY: TO BE OR NOT TO BE BRITISH

Andrea Levy’s prize-winning novel Small Island was published just last year, but James Ferguson says we should consider it a classic already.

Laptop, mike, iPod- ready to go live. Photograph by Graeme Ottley/ Fotograe

Music Buzz ( May/June 2005)

New music from the Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy Home Construction Ltd

HOME, SWEET HOME

Local and foreign buyers, high- and low-income demand, young people looking for their first homes and retirees looking for solid investments — Richard.

High seas action at the 2004 Angostura Sail Week. Photograph by Tim Wright

Sports Buzz (May/June 2005)

High jinks on the high seas at Angostura Sail Week in Tobago.

Gordon Espinet. Photograph courtesy MAC Cosmetics

GORDON ESPINET: “I HAD SPENT MY WHOLE LIFE DRAWING FACES”

Trinidad-born make-up artist Gordon Espinet on beauty and self-confidence — as told to Mariel Brown.

Christopher Rodriguez. Photograph courtesy Talawa/ Photograph by Richard H. Smith

Theatre Buzz – Dragged on Stage

Playwright Christopher Rodriguez brings High Heel Parrotfish to the London stage.