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GUYANA: Chapter and Verse: Wilson Harris – Thursday 24th March 2022 – ZOOM

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Title:          Chapter & Verse: Wilson Harris
Readers:    Konyo Addo, Michael Mitchell, Stanley Greaves, Jacqueline de Weever and others

Date:          Thursday 24th March 2022

Time:          5PM Guyana/ New York/ Toronto, 9PM London.

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GUYANA: ARTS: Guyanese Love Poems – Poetry Recital: February 13, 2022- YouTube

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Presented by Moray House Trust

You are warmly invited to join us for the second annual performance of Guyanese Love Poems, a light-hearted recital of poems on the theme of love composed and read by Guyanese. The recital features both poems plucked from forgotten anthologies and freshly minted verse. It lasts half an hour (see programme below) and will air on YouTube at the stated times. Poets include Stephanie Bowry, Stanley Greaves, Peter Jailall and Shana Yardan. Readers include Jasper Adams, Vanda Radzik, Lloyd Marshall and Joan Seymour.   (See Details Below) Continue reading

Guyana: Martin Carter – In His Own Words – Moray House ZOOM Event – 11th December 2021

You are warmly invited to join us for the final event in our 2021 programme.
MARTIN IN HIS OWN WORDS SAT 11TH DEC 5PM: ZOOM

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Title:          Martin in His Own Words: Poetry and Prose
Readers:    Konyo Addo, Michelle Saywack, Stanley Greaves, Sonia Dolphin, Jennifer Branche and others.

Date:          Saturday 11th December 2021

Time:         5PM Guyana, 4PM New York, 9PM London
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Guyana: Poems from Kyk-over-al – Third Recital – Moray House ZOOM Meeting – 27 November 2021

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You are warmly invited to attend the third recital of poems from Kyk-over-al.
Title:           Kyk Poems 1990s: Whistles and Dream-banks 
Readers:    Al Creighton, Stanley Greaves, Nicholas Laughlin, Jennifer Branche, Eliana Sampson and others.

Date:          Saturday 27th November 2021

Times:       5.00 PM Guyana  –  4.00 PM New York
                   9.00 PM London

Mahadai Das (Part Two: A Shower of Truth) – Sunday 8th August 2021 – 11AM (Guyana. Toronto. NY)/ 4PM (UK)

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This sequel looks at the life and work of Mahadai Das [1954-2003] after the publication of her first collection of poetry. Once again, the recording draws on writing by Denise de Caires Narain Gurnah and Jeremy Poynting to analyse Mahadai’s poems, her politics, her sense of identity and her poetic technique. The recording includes the recital of several of Mahadai’s poems by Stanley Greaves.
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Title:          Mahadai Das (Part Two: A Shower of Truth)
Date:         Sunday 8th August 2021
Time:        11 AM (Guyana, New York, Toronto), 4PM UK
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This clip premieres on YouTube on Sunday at 11AM (Guyana, Toronto, NY)/ 4PM (UK).
It is a recording so it will be available at any point after that.

MORAY HOUSE TRUST: Philip Moore- An Appreciation – Saturday 30th January 2021- VIRTUAL EVENT

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Moray House Trust warmly invites you to attend our fifth virtual event:
Title:                Philip Moore: an appreciation
Speakers:        Alim Hosein, Stanley Greaves, Dennis de Caires
Date:               Saturday 30th January 2021
Time:               5.00 PM Guyana :
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REMINDER: ZOOM Presentation: Poems of Resistance: Martin Carter Remembered -12th December 2020

PRESENTED BY MORAY HOUSE  – VIEW: Poems of Resistance Programme 

Date: Saturday 12th December 2020
Time: 5.00 pm Guyana time [4.00 pm Toronto & New York, 9.00 pm UK].    Continue reading

Moray House ZOOM Presentation: Poems of Resistance: Martin Carter Remembered -12th December 2020

GUYANA ZOOM Presentation: TitlePoems of Resistance: Martin Carter Remembered

Participants include: Dr Vahni Capildeo, al creighton, Francis Quamina Farrier, Stanley Greaves, John Robert Lee, Vanda Radzik, Dr Gemma Robinson and Professor Nigel Westmaas

Date: Saturday 12th December 2020
Time: 5.00 pm Guyana time [4.00 pm Toronto & New York, 9.00 pm UK].

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ART: Ron Savory: A Guyanese quest – Moray House Presentation – By Alim Hosein

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of the interesting things about Ron Savory is that while he was an active artist, and an innovator in Guyanese painting, very little critical work has been done on him. This is true of all Guyanese artists, but some have received scholarly attention in Guyana and even abroad, such as Stanley Greaves, Philip Moore, and Aubrey Williams.         

Savory felt this lack of recognition, as his niece Denise Savory-Archer wrote in a posthumous tribute to him in 2019: “He always spoke of the lack of appreciation for his art throughout the Caribbean.      Continue reading

Art: LIMINAL SPACE – Experiences specific to the Guyanese Diaspora

LIMINAL SPACE

June 17, 2017 to October 26, 2017

Liminal Space speaks to the broader emergence of the Caribbean diaspora in global metropolises. While these artists narrate experiences specific to the Guyanese diaspora, they simultaneously unpack the act of migration as a constant site of engagement and what it means to be an immigrant in our 21st century world.

Featured Artists: Kwesi Abbensetts, Damali Abrams, Khadija Benn, Victor Davson, Stanley Greaves, Carl Hazlewood, Dominque Hunter, Michael Lam, Donald Locke, Andrew Lyght, Suchitra Mattai, Christie Neptune, Mason Richards, Karran Sahadeo, Keisha Scarville, Arlington Weithers.       Continue reading

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