Post Archive

August 2012

Art

  After a long absence from the exhibition scene, Alexander Cooper is back in full force. Following on his exhibition of works on paper last year, which he claims was just a warming up exercise, Alexander Cooper is celebrating his own 50 year milestone in doing art with an exhibition

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BooksSports

Jamaican Justin Cresser, a  football coach and strength and conditioning trainer,  has recently put out a new book called, Total Soccer Conditioning: A  Ball-Oriented Approach. This new book is a two volume comprehensive guide (over 300 pages) to training football/soccer players to be fitter, stronger and more technically adept. From explaining

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Happening on the Edge 2012

  Saturday, August 25, 2012 at the Edna Manley College campus from 9:00am – 10:00pm, Joy Mechanics in association with the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (EMC) presents Gungo Walk World-Alternative Music & Arts Festival, an official Jamaica 50 event. Its only $100 to enjoy this

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Film

The Caribbean’s preeminent filmmaker collective New Caribbean Cinema, founded by filmmakers Storm Saulter and Michelle Serieux, are launching their new portmanteau film RING DI ALARM!. The film which showcases seven short stories by six visionary Caribbean directors: Joel Burke, Nile Saulter, Kyle Chin, Michael ‘Ras Tingle’ Tingling, Storm Saulter and Michelle

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Sports

Here’s one of my favourite Olympics 2012 races – Team Jamaica setting a new world record in the Men’s 4 X 100m final. TEAM JAMAICA TO THE WORLD!

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Jamaica Vacations

    Check out this interesting video on the BBC about Jamaica and its tourism featuring our very own Jamaica Cultural Enterprises (JCE) and their range of cultural tours of Jamaica.  See BBC video here. See our archives for much more on JCE!

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Happening on the Edge 2012

There’s so much going on this week for Jamaica 50! See the Jamaica50.com official website for a line up of what’s happening for Jamaica 50 and more!  

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