|Posted on May 7, 2012 at 5:05 AM||comments (0)|
Written by Hazelann Williams
AS EXPLORED last week in my colleague Elizabeth Pears’ article Goin...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 15, 2012 at 11:55 PM|
On the heels of the immense commercial and critical success of Luther, Idris Elba has set up a new TV project - an ad...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 9, 2012 at 5:15 PM|
Written by Juliana Lucas
ONE OF Britain’s youngest authors says she was inspired to write her first book after visiting a museum dedicated to best selling children’s author, Roald Dahl.
Eight year old Victoria Agomo...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 1, 2012 at 1:20 PM|
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of a valued member of the Hogarth Blake team, Sandra Hurst. She succumbed to a long-term illness and passed away peacefully in the early hours of Thursday, 1st March, 2012.
We are deeply saddened by her death and sincerely wish the best for her family in their dark hour.
Over 20+ years, Sandra enlight...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 1, 2012 at 11:50 AM|
Written by Janelle Oswald
CELEBRATING 15 years of World Book Day today The Voice spoke to Mark and Charmaine Simpson, founders of Black History Studies.
Advocators of African heritage and culture, the couple were inspired to set up their bus...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 11, 2012 at 4:00 PM|
By Manuel Toledo
Cesar Mba Abogo is a poet with two huge ambitions - to use his work to preserve for future generations the image of a city that is being transformed at a blinding speed, and to build the first book shop in Equatorial Guinea.
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|Posted on February 9, 2012 at 9:15 AM|
Written by Tom Whiter and Rosa Doherty
Each week we ask two writers with contrasting opinions to answer the question...
REMEMBER INCUBUS Incubus? Didn’t think so. It was 2002 when they ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 7, 2012 at 1:35 PM|
By DOUGLAS MARTIN
|Posted on February 5, 2012 at 8:05 PM|
Edmond Campbell, Senior Staff Reporter
THE PHILOSOPHIES and opinions of Jamaica's first national hero, Marcus Mosiah Garvey, are to be introduced in schools for the first time at the September start of the new academic year.
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|Posted on January 12, 2012 at 12:25 PM|
guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 11 January 2012- http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/11/dean-atta-stephen-lawrence-poem
Until last week, Dean Atta was relative...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 12, 2012 at 12:15 PM|
Written by By Trudy Simpson
AN ONLINE campaign is urging one million households to u...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 9, 2011 at 12:40 PM|
BLACK AUTHOR WINS THE MATRIX COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT CASE- http://www.brandnewz.com/?p=3702
This little known story has met a just conclusion, as Sophia Stewart, African American author of The Matrix will finally receive her just due from the copyright infringement of her original work!!!
A six-year dispute has ended involving Sophia Stewart, the Wachowski Brothers, Jo...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 6, 2011 at 5:35 PM|
guardian.co.uk, Monday 5 December 2011- http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2011/dec/05/where-are-britains-black-writers?commentpage=last#end-of-c...Read Full Post »