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Dylan Kerrigan

Monday, February 11, 2013
Last week I suggested that over the last 30-40 years, changing socio-economic circumstances have come to be reflected in the economics of pretty mas and specifically the all-inclusive mas band experie
Monday, February 4, 2013
Carnival in Trinidad is a cultural object. Its evolution from the early 1800s to today reflects our social history.
Monday, January 28, 2013
When people think about academia, many assume its purpose is for the improvement of society.
Monday, January 14, 2013
Back in November this column described and illustrated the creeping militarism of everyday life in the Caribbean.
Monday, January 7, 2013
Before 21st century Port-of-Spain, there was early 19th century Port-of-Spain.
Monday, December 31, 2012
There are many stories to be told about the genesis of our Carnival.
Monday, December 17, 2012
In early- to mid-19th century Paris, it was common to take turtles for walks.
Monday, December 10, 2012
There are many different stories to tell about Christmas.
Monday, December 3, 2012
In political anthropology, the hunger strike is seen as a front-of-stage social drama. It is a cultural performance for a broad audience. It is not just the hunger striker who is on stage.
Monday, November 26, 2012
Whether we are talking the invasion of Grenada in 1980, our war-torn colonial history, various armies on the ground in Haiti, or US military bases like Guantanamo, the Caribbean’s story is marked by a