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Caribbean Without Borders 2020: Voices of Change & Resistance

March 3, 2020 - 12:00am to March 5, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

The theme of Voices of Change and Resistance is broadly conceived to welcome presentations of literary, linguistic, pedagogical, and social representations that explore the voices of change and resistance within the Caribbean.

Suggested topics include but are not limited to:


Kala Pani Crossings #2: Diaspora and Gender across the Indian and Atlantic Oceans

February 26, 2020 - 12:00am to February 27, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

This symposium follows up on the seminar ‘Kala pani Crossings: India in Conversation’ that was held at the Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla (September 23-25, 2019). Kala pani Crossings #1 had meant to throw more light on the 19th century migrations from India to Fiji, Mauritius, the Caribbean and Africa, and to revisit the history from the perspective of India.


February 20, 2020 - 12:00am

Presented by the Department of Black Studies and Department of Statistics, University of Missouri, Columbia


The International Scientific Committee on Cultural Routes, Scientific Meeting

February 10, 2020 - 12:00am to February 17, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

The International Scientific Committee on Cultural Routes (CIIC) of ICOMOS, will hold its Scientific Meeting from February 10 to 17, 2020, with the theme "Living the Cultural Routes" which will take place in the city of Chihuahua, Mexico.


Mapping New Caribbean Cinema: A Meeting of Filmmakers and Film Scholars at the Festival de Cine Global Dominicano

January 27, 2020 - 12:00am to January 28, 2020 - 11:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Caribbean is the site of an emerging film culture that has been generating interest around the world. A 2015 article in Variety cited Argentinian producer Gema Sanchez’s characterization of recent films from the region as having “a different rhythm, a different cadence. something very vibrant in terms of the human energies, textures and colors.

Inward Outward Symposium: Critical Archival Engagements with Sounds and Films of Coloniality

January 24, 2020 - 12:00am to January 25, 2020 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]



4th Caribbean-International Tourism Conference

December 11, 2019 - 12:00am to December 13, 2019 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

The 4th Caribbean International Tourism Conference under the theme “Navigating the Destination of the Future” is to be held 11-13th December 2019 at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados.

Antigua and Barbuda Warri Academy Weekly Warri Workshop

December 8, 2019 - 1:00pm

Antigua and Barbuda Warri Academy Weekly Warri Workshop at the Public Library. Come and learn this exciting and intellectual board game from internationally acclaimed Grand Masters. 

11th Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management

December 2, 2019 - 12:00am to December 6, 2019 - 11:45pm [AST -04:00]

Slated for December 2 - 6 2019, the 11th Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) will be hosted in collaboration with the Government of Sint Maarten under the theme “The Road to Resilience Checkpoint 2019 - Safeguarding Our Communities, Livelihoods and Economies”.


14th Anatol Rodgers Memorial Lecture

November 24, 2019 - 7:00pm