· April, 2006

Stories about Indigenous from April, 2006

Dominica: Karib Cultural Village

  27 April 2006

French Antilles blog Bondamanjak describes (FR) a new cultural village located in Dominica which showcases the history and culture of native Karibs. Dominica retains a rare community of the Caribbean indigenous group.

Caribbean, UK: Amerindian exhibit

  19 April 2006

At the Caribbean Beat Blog, Tracy Assing posts a short review of the “From the Amazon to the Caribbean” exhibition at the Hornmian Museum in Dulwich, England.

Dominica: The role of the Caribs

  12 April 2006

Maximilian C. Forte comments on the role to which Dominica's government appears to have relegated the country's indigenous population: “The Caribs seem to be slotted as mere window dressing in a professed strategy of developmentalist diversification, thus reduced to playthings for foreign tourists, and reduced to “resources” in the calculations...