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  1. Rita Indiana, winner of the “Grand Prize Literary Region Guadeloupe”

    The 5th edition of the Caribbean Writers Congress ended with the awarding of the “Grand Prix Littéraire Région Guadeloupe” to Rita Indiana for her novel “La Mucama de Omicunlé,” published by Périférica. La Mucama de Omicunlé (Omicunle’s room maid) cautions the reader about the undeniable and inevitable destruction of our world and portrays a clear […]

    April 22, 2017BooksNo comments
  2. HBO RELEASES 1ST-LOOK IMAGES OF 7TH SEASON OF GAME OF THRONES (#Targaryen Retinue) April 20, 2017Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. HBO RELEASES 1ST-LOOK IMAGES OF 7TH SEASON OF GAME OF THRONES (Budding Romance #LOL)

    Kristofer Hivju as Tormund Giantsbane and Gwendoline Christie as Brienne of Tarth – Photo: Helen Sloan/HBO

    April 20, 2017Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. HBO RELEASES 1ST-LOOK IMAGES OF 7TH SEASON OF GAME OF THRONES (Clegane-bowl after all?)

    Rory McCann as Sandor “The Hound” Clegane – Photo: Helen Sloan/HBO

    April 20, 2017Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. HBO RELEASES 1ST-LOOK IMAGES OF 7TH SEASON OF GAME OF THRONES (Fastest Man in Westeros)

    Conleth Hill as Varys – Photo: Helen Sloan/HBO

    April 20, 2017Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. HBO RELEASES 1ST-LOOK IMAGES OF 7TH SEASON OF GAME OF THRONES (Lyanna Mormont)

    Bella Ramsey as Lyanna Mormont – Photo: Helen Sloan/HBO

    April 20, 2017Books, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. Christian book ship aiming for Barbadian shores just before Christmas

    After a near decade hiatus, the Christian book ship Logos Hope appears to be heading for Barbados shortly before Christmas. The Logos Hope is part of the OM Ships International and according to their most recent newsletter; the tentative itinerary for Bridgetown is slated from the second week of November. Many parents and teachers ply […]

    April 17, 2017BooksNo comments
  8. HBO – “It’s What Connects Us” (Aaah)

    HBO will be releasing more videos in the coming weeks, airing both on the HBO linear channel and online across the individual series’ social profiles, all using a range of talent combinations to demonstrate that a true HBO experience isn’t about one show or another, but rather about the variety of iconic shows, characters, creators […]

    April 9, 2017Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. “It’s What Connects Us” – HBO (diversity)

    Characters from hit HBO series, including Game of Thrones, VEEP, Westworld, Girls, Silicon Valley and more, join forces to show how their many distinct and diverse voices collectively help create the fun, exciting and unexpected experience viewers anticipate when they turn to HBO. * For more information on the HBO/MAX family of channels, either call […]

    April 9, 2017Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  10. GAME OF THRONES RETURNS JULY 16, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    HBO has confirmed the summer debut date for the highly anticipated new season of Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning original series Game of Thrones. The penultimate seventh season of the worldwide phenomenon will premiere on Sunday, July 16th, exclusively on HBO. Based on the bestselling book series by George R.R. Martin, the hit fantasy series chronicles […]

    March 11, 2017Breaking News, Cinema, FeaturedNo comments
  11. International Cookbook Author to give back to her school

    Food scientist, vegan chef and author Taymer Mason released her fourth book on November 29th this year entitled Caribbean Vegan Expanded Second Edition. The book was published by The Experiment Publishing New York with worldwide release. People from Australia, Netherlands and North America have already started sharing the book on social media from the Bajan […]

    December 16, 2016BooksNo comments
  12. What’s New at ArtsEtc: 2016 Indy List, Blog Post, Artist Profiles & More

    Hi, everyone, Barbados turned 50 last month. As per usual, we’ve slipped easily into Christmas-celebration mode. But many flags and banners are still up, and the roundabouts remain lit, bright enough for any festive season The highlight for this latest update is ArtsEtc’s Annual Independence Reading List–what we affectionately refer to as The IndyList. Please […]

    December 13, 2016Books, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  13. NOT ENOUGH BAJAN SCIENCE FICTION AND DETECTIVE NOVELS

    It is time for this country to have more storytelling contests and one award winning writer feels not enough is done to explore speculative fiction and he’d like to be a part of that change… He believes when one uses the unusual as a lens to portray an event it allows the writer to explore […]

    December 13, 2016Books, FeaturedNo comments
  14. HBO RECEIVED 14 NOMINATIONS FOR THE 74TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARDS

    The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced its 74th annual Golden Globe® Awards nominations this morning. HBO received 14 nominations, the most of any network: BEST TELEVISION LIMITED SERIES OR MOTION PICTURE MADE FOR TV The Night Of Game of Thrones Westworld VEEP Julia Louis-Dreyfus – VEEP Sarah Jessica Parker – Divorce Issa Rae – Insecure […]

    December 13, 2016CinemaNo comments
  15. A Game of Thrones – iBooks Exclusive Enhanced Edition (Just in time for Christmas?)

    New Features: • Gorgeous new covers • Interactive character maps • Author annotations • Character journeys and timelines • Family trees/House histories • House/sigil summaries • Stunning illustrations • Audio clips

    October 9, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. HBO RECEIVES 22 PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS, THE MOST OF ANY NETWORK THIS YEAR

    HBO received 22 Primetime Emmy® Awards, the most of any network for the 15th consecutive year in a row, in the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy® Awards competition. HBO’s Emmy® wins this year include: ·      12 Emmys® for Game of Thrones, including: Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series (Miguel Sapochnik); Outstanding Writing for […]

    September 20, 2016Books, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments
  17. Scotiabank Helps Provide Books for Babies

    New-born Javier Brathwaite was heading home for the first time following his delivery at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) and he started it the right way – with the soothing voice of mum Keisha Boyce reading ‘Peekaboo Morning‘ to him. The perfect going home gift came from the new charity Books for Babies, with support […]

    September 19, 2016Education, FeaturedNo comments
  18. Election Watch – Snow for #GOT2016

    The people have spoken, and their choice is Jon Snow. Election coverage brought to you by the Realm News Network. #GOTSnow for #GOT2016 www.TheGoTParty.com https://youtu.be/RE0Rf3oUqnM

    September 4, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. Watch the Throne – Dany for #GOT2016

    The rightful heir and leader of the people is coming, and she’s got dragons. #GOTDany for #GOT2016 www.TheGoTParty.com https://youtu.be/e-Ig7NRqplo

    September 4, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  20. Mockingbird – Baelish for #GOT2016

    Cersei Lannister only does things because ‘they feel good.’ Petyr Baelish won’t hesitate to do the things that don’t feel good — for you. #GOTLittlefinger for #GOT2016 www.TheGoTParty.com https://youtu.be/kLuy8jEz0r4

    September 4, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Confessions – Cersei for #GOT2016

    Show what Lannisters do to their enemies. Side with Cersei to choose real power. #GOTCersei for #GOT2016 www.TheGoTParty.com https://youtu.be/BtBdAUrR3rk

    September 4, 2016Books, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. #GOT2016 “Serve the People – Jon Snow”

    Vote #GOTSnow on www.TheGoTParty.com Featured Song: “Trust Each Other” by Ramin Djawadi Game Of Thrones (Music From The HBO Series) Season 6

    August 14, 2016Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. #GOT2016 “Break the Wheel – Daenerys Targaryen”

    Break the Wheel by voting #GOTDany on www.TheGoTParty.com Featured Song: “Khaleesi” by Ramin Djawadi Game Of Thrones (Music From The HBO Series) Season 6

    August 14, 2016Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. #GOT2016 “Power is Power – Cersei Lannister”

    Usher in a new golden age of Westeros with the Lioness by voting #GOTCersei on www.TheGoTParty.com Featured Song: “The Rains of Castamere” (performed by Sigur Ros) by Ramin Djawadi Game Of Thrones (Music From The HBO Series) Season 4

    August 14, 2016Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. #GOT2016 “The Game – Petyr Baelish”

    Put your trust in the man behind the curtain by voting #GOTLittlefinger on www.TheGoTParty.com Featured Song: “Chaos is Ladder” by Ramin Djawadi Game Of Thrones (Music From The HBO Series) Season 3

    August 14, 2016Political, Video GalleryNo comments