Nicholas Laughlin · February, 2008

Latest posts by Nicholas Laughlin from February, 2008

Guyana: Warning poem

  1 February 2008

Signifyin’ Guyana posts “the angels warn”, a poem by Guyanese writer Balwant Bhagwandin, and notes, “The recent history-making violence in Lusignan makes the warning prophetic and urgent.”

Trinidad and Tobago: Reading Andy Ganteaume

  1 February 2008

Jamaican writer Geoffrey Philp takes at look at the recently published memoirs of Trinidadian cricketer Andy Ganteaume — who scored a century in his one and only Test match, 60 years ago, then never played Test cricket again.

Trinidad and Tobago: Carnival art

  1 February 2008

Trinidad's art galleries are filled with Carnival-themed work right now, says SexyPink, but is it just aimed at tourist dollars? “We have to reach inside ourselves and pull out much more.”