Latest News for: Martinique life


New documentary on influential Harlem Renaissance artist launches in honor of Black History Month

Bronx Times 20 Feb 2024
Virginie Danglades – editor of the film, whose family comes from Martinique in the French Caribbean and who works in documentary and narrative films, as well as television – also told Caribbean Life ...

Would Frantz Fanon have supported the Oct. 7 massacre? His biographer isn't so sure

Haaretz 02 Feb 2024
How did a single chapter from a book written over six decades ago by a ...

Frantz Fanon, the original ‘decolonizer,’ is as chic as ever. But who was he?

The Los Angeles Times 22 Jan 2024
The radical thinker’s life had been short and turbulent. Born in Martinique in 1925, he was a clinical psychiatrist in France before reinventing himself as spokesman of the Algerian War and dying of leukemia at 36.

Let us explore the cultural richness of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique

B & FT Online 26 Oct 2023
Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique, collectively known as the tri-island state, are located in the southeastern Caribbean Sea ... The cultural richness of Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique is deeply ingrained in everyday life.

How Lafcadio Hearn, a literary 'icon' in Japan, got his start in Cincinnati 24 Sep 2023
Hearn went on to chronicle Creole culture in New Orleans and Caribbean island life on Martinique before settling in Japan, where he married, took the name Koizumi Yakumo, and translated Japanese ...

Lee could approach Category 5 hurricane strength in record-warm Atlantic

CNN 06 Sep 2023
By Friday night, Lee is expected to be a monstrous Category 4 hurricane with sustained wind speeds of 150 mph ... Swells from the cyclone are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions across islands like Barbados, Martinique, St ... .

Lee could hit Caribbean as a near-Category 5 storm

The Mercury News 06 Sep 2023
By Mary Gilbert . CNN ... If Lee tops 150 mph, it will be the most powerful hurricane to roam either basin this year ... Swells from the cyclone are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions across islands like Barbados, Martinique, St.

On a Caribbean Island, Young People Find Freedom in ‘Bike Life’

The Philadelphia Tribune 10 Jul 2023
“It brings all sorts of people from all ranks of life,” he said ... “We love the bike life ... With limited educational and career opportunities at home, many young people in Martinique feel they must go abroad in order to build the life that they want.

Camporee offers relief for elderly Haitian woman

Jamaica Observer 08 Apr 2023
"I was impressed also to see so many young people, they are well disciplined ... "I used to go to camp in Martinique, Guadeloupe, and many [other] places; I think those experiences build you in life and help you to create a lot of friendships," she said.

Jazz, wine and a view

The Daily Herald 05 Jan 2023
Connis is St ... Shantilia ... “Music has always been a part of my life, from being part of my father’s gospel band as a child, to going to Martinique for my studies where I was a background singer for many famous reggae artists, to when I came back to St ... .

France’s Oldest Sailing Ship to be Managed by V.Ships

The Maritime Executive 23 May 2022
She remained active as a cargo ship for 18 years and during that time had a number of notable voyages, including in 1902 she was anchored offshore at Martinique during the famous volcanic eruption that devastated ports of the island.
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