It seems like despite what we knew, the Red and the Blue / Are not the colors we thought occupied, with others, the crayon box.
Contributors may submit works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, essays or one act plays which explore the ideas resonating within the region and its diaspora.
Defender in chief / of the republic / goose steps / on the boulevard.
The Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts is now offering “Art at Home with CMCArts.”
During Bat Week this past October, the VI Bat Team and the Virgin Islands Children’s Museum collaborated to collect bat art from the community with their Bat Week Art Challenge. The top 13 artworks were published in the 2021 Bat Week Art Challenge Calendar.
The first two virtual workshops are offered via Zoom on Nov. 27 and Nov. 30, free of charge to the public. High school students are encouraged to participate.
The Caribbean Writer truly appreciates the tremendous support of its prize sponsors. It is evident that their generosity is carving new inroads and casting new futures in literacy and literature within the Virgin Islands, the broader Caribbean and regions beyond.
"This painting, The Islands and the Sea, was inspired by the bananaquits that demand to be fed every morning outside my window."
The Caribbean COVID-19 Emergency Fund for Artists in Puerto Rico (PR) and the USVI is made possible by a grant from the Open Society Foundation for a total of $200,000, which will be awarded in individual grants of $2,000 to artists who are full-time residents of the USVI or PR.
My words / leave the white page, / A red foot tortoise / meandering / through tall grass / amongst the clovers.
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