39th Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies will take place in the Drum Intercultural Arts Centre, Birmingham, 1-3 July 2015

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Bridget Jones Award for Caribbean Studies

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Kei Miller wins the prestigious Forward poetry prize

Kei Miller

Kei Miller

The Jamaican poet Kei Miller, a former winner of the Bridget Jones Award for Caribbean Studies, has won the prestigious Forward prize for the best poetry collection of 2014 for his “standout” book based on dialogue between a mapmaker striving to impose order on an unfamiliar land and a “Rasta-man” who queries his project.

Read a report in the Guardian…