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The Annual JIS Heritage Competiton: A Repartee on the Reparation Debate

Arts Page | October 7, 2019
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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Arts Page | October 18, 2019
Our Heritage a Great Legacy, that’s the theme chosen for this year’s Heritage Month celebrations which have been taking place across the island since the start of October. The activities usually heat up around the time of Heritage Week though, when schools along with numerous businesses dress up and commemorate aspects of our culture.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Arts Page | October 11, 2019
This week, we chat with Jermaine Edwards, fresh off his Asia tour. Plus, we talk his new album and being awarded this year by the state of Florida. Stay tuned as we uncover this week’s Arts Page.  
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Arts Page | September 27, 2019
This week on The Arts Page, we continue our series on storytelling with newly elected President of the Jamaica Tour Guide Association, Christopher Creary. All part of our Miss Lou 100 celebrations.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Arts Page | September 20, 2019
From September 1 to December 10, Jamaica will be celebrating its most famous of storyteller, Louise Bennett Coverley. Today we are also featuring two people who have made the practice into a career, Christopher Creary, storyteller and tour guide at Hope Botanical Gardens and animated storyteller Christine Neil Wright.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Arts Page | September 13, 2019
On this week’s edition of the Arts Page, we present a breakdown of the activities for the Miss Lou 100 celebrations. Plus, Storyteller Amina Blackwood Meeks shares one of her Miss Lou favourites.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
Arts Page | September 11, 2019
The Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport has officially launched Miss Lou 100, to commemorate the centenary of the birth of cultural icon Louise Bennett Coverley. Activities have been spread across the globe, from Jamaica to Florida to Canada, with pockets of Jamaicans celebrating the mother of Jamaican Language and Culture in their own way. Dub Poet and Linguist Cue Kirk explains how Miss Lou helped to change her perception of herself as a Jamaican-Canadian.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera