I'm Global Voices’ Managing Director. I'm a media producer and writer from Trinidad and Tobago. I've worked in independent media in the Caribbean and elsewhere since 1989, covering areas such as culture, music, film and sport. I started my media career at the pioneering Trinidad and Tobago television production company Banyan, and am a founding member of Earth Television. In 2005, I started Caribbean Free Radio, the Caribbean’s first podcast. Special fan of: books, bicycling, photography, jazz, travel, swimming, architecture, justice for all humans beings.
Latest posts by Georgia Popplewell from April, 2007
Global Voices is seeking a co-Managing Editor
Global Voices is seeking to hire a co-Managing Editor. Follow the arrows to learn more about the position and how to apply. The application deadline is Friday May 4, 2007.
Presenting – the new Global Voices web site!
If you’ve visited the Global Voices web site before, you may notice that we look a little different. If this is your first time, you'll be happy to know that you’re looking at our new site design, which was launched on Monday 9 April, 2007. We’ve worked hard to create...
Global Voices is now on Twitter!
Global Voices updates are now available via Twitter! We can't guarantee you'll learn much about what we've had for lunch or why our computer is belching black smoke from one of its USB ports (that's what the other people on Twitter are there for), but we will keep you updated...
Caribbean: Rating the West Indies v Sri Lanka cricket match
Cricketwukup.com rates various aspects of Sunday's Cricket World Cup match between the West Indies and Sri Lanka. The highest marks go to the crowd, for “bravery in the face of the adversity”.
Cuba: Say no to Santana
Claudia4Libertad links to a petition requesting that Cuban-American music star Gloria Estefan reconsider having Carlos Santana appear as a guest artist on her tribute to Cuba album “90 Millas” on account of Santana's professed admiration of Ernesto “Che” Guevara.
Guyana: Berbice River Dance
Andy Moonsammy posts a video mashup on YouTube mixing video from the show “Riverdance” with tassa drumming and Indo-Caribbean chutney music.
Guyana: Her mother's voice
Guyana-Gyal's mother's hoarse voice – the result of a foreign “taliban flu” – reminds Guyana-Gyal of the voices of the vendors on Water street who “don’t talk to one another. They shout.”