August 2022 Newsletter


August 2022 Newsletter
Cornelius, M. Alexandra (Editor and Author); Weir-Soley, Donna Aza (Author); Bailey, Carol (Author); Grafals, Michael (Author); Adisa, Opal Palmer (Author); Smartt, Dorothea (Author); Sobers, Yvonne McCalls (Author); McCauley, Diana (Author); DeRoy, Pere (Author); Hearn Deroy, Timmia (Author); Edouard, Saniorah (Author)
Messages from Donna Aza Weir-Soley on solidarity amidst Roe V. Wade overturned in the United States, and Carol Bailey on ACWWS hosting writing workshops. Michael Grafals highlights excerpts from Selwyn Cudjoe’s edited volume on Caribbean Women Writers: Essays from the First International Conference. Additional pieces cover gender-based violence, identity concerns, LGBTQ youth, the garbage Hill of Riverton City in Jamaica, reproductive health disparities, and Cape Coast Castle visits in Ghana. There is a new member spotlight, Jallicia Jolly, and announcements, a graduate student essay contest, Timmia Hearn DeRoy winner, new books, and MaComère.
The Association of Caribbean Women Writers and Scholars
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MaComère, writing workshops, Jamaica, Barbados, Ghana, England, First International Conference, Guyana, Donna Aza Weir-Soley, Carol Bailey, Michael Grafals, Opal Palmer Adisa, Dorothea Smartt, Yvonne McCalla Sobers, Diana McCaulay, Pere DeRoy, Timmia Hearn DeRoy, Saniorah Edouard, Jallicia Jolly, Ann Marie Bissessar, Cheryl Ann Boodram, Daniele Bobb, Rhonda D. Frederick, Joan Anim-Addo, Pamela Mordecai, Stephanie Mckenzie, Tanya Shirley, Beaudelaine Pierre, Carole Boyce Davies
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