8 time Dominica calypso monarch

Dice told his services “are no longer required” for 2018 Carnival Street Festival by Dominica Festivals Commission (DFC).

Eight-time Calypso Monarch Dennison “Dice” Joseph did not perform at The Carnival Street Festival Friday due to a last minute decision by the Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC). Dice shared a copy of a letter he received from the DFC, on social media, just hours before the event was scheduled, which stated he was no longer […]

Nicole Georges Bennett

Dominican female author releases first Fantasy Short Story Collection

On a beautiful Caribbean Island, bizarre events and characters intersect under the ominous presence of a mysterious science facility, in Nicole Georges-Bennett’s “Tales of St.Marts”; a collection of fantasy genre short stories. “Tales of St.Marts” is Georges-Bennett’s first book, and explores themes of small island society, culture, and politics against the backdrop of an island […]

Sir Derek Walcott honoured by St.Lucian diaspora,literary fans: Toronto Canada

  Toronto, Canada-  Approximately 100 people attended a special evening recently, commemorating the life and literary works of St.Lucian poet, author and playwright, Nobel laureate, Sir Derek Walcott. The Tribute event was hosted by the St.Lucia Consulate based in Toronto, and A Different Booklist Cultural Centre.   Admirers of Walcott’s award-winning body of work gathered […]

Dominica celebrated at Faith Event- Toronto

A group of Dominican-Canadians participated recently in the United Nations  celebration of the Prayer Palace Church in Toronto (1111 Arrow Road).  The Nature Isle was one of  29 nations recognized and celebrated by the congregants.  The Dominica delegation was led by Janet Prosper and Sarah Ramkissoon who are of Dominican origin, while the rest of […]