September 18, 2021

Peter Polack’s new book: “Jamaica Land of Film”

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Cambridge Scholars Publishing has acquired the rights to publish the definitive reference book Jamaica Land of Film by Jamaican author Peter Polack. Jamaica Land of Film will provide a historical record for a century of film production in Jamaica starting with the epic 1916 production, A Daughter of the Gods. The Jamaica Land of Film […]

Russia has released the first official footage of its new 5th-generation fighter

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By David Choi From Business Insider In honor of Russian Aerospace Force Day, the Russian Ministry of Defense has released its first official footage of the fifth-generation stealth aircraft, the PAK FA Sukhoi T-50. The government unveiled the montage of its prized stealth fighters launching from an aircraft carrier’s ski-jump ramp, along with several other […]

Recent Scholarship in Afro-Latin American and Caribbean Studies: A Brief Bibliography

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By Reena Goldthree From African American Intellectual History Society The past twelve months have witnessed an outpouring of new scholarship on the African Diaspora in Latin America and the Caribbean. Newly published works include fresh treatments of seminal thinkers Sylvia Wynter, George Padmore, and C.L.R. James as well as several books on longstanding topics of […]