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Review 68: Pan-Caribbean Writing and Arts

Friday, April 30, 2004

In Memoriam: “John Coleman on Spectacle Lane,” by Belkis Cuza Malé; “Towards a Reading of Ortiz’s Cuban Counterpoint,” by Enrico Mario Santí; “Creolité: Power, Mimicry, and Dependence,” by A. James Arnold; “Paris Isn’t Always a City in Texas,” by Dany Laferrière; Interview with Raphaël Confiant; “Who Slashed Celanire’s Throat,” by Maryse Condé; “Cherries” and more. ... Read More

After the Monterrey Summit

Wednesday, December 31, 2003  |  Susan Segal  |  The Washington Times

Ask many observers of Latin America and the Caribbean why the hemisphere is floundering, and they will say that the United States has neglected the region since September 11 and the war in Iraq, thus leading to a downward spiral. It is time to put such superficial analysis aside. ... Read More

Review 67: Central American Writing Today

Friday, October 31, 2003

Includes poetry and prose by Claribel Alegría, Manlio Argueta, Arturo Arias, Gioconda Belli, Ernesto Cardenal, Ana Istarú, Víctor Montejo, Roberto Quesada, and Sergio Ramírez; “Kidnapping Alaíde,” by Otto Raúl González; Interview with Pablo Antonio Cuadra; Texts by Antonio Benítez-Rojo, Ana Castillo, Ricardo Pau-Llosa, Gustavo Pérez-Firmat, Achy Obejas, and Nelly Rosario; Art by Francisco Alvarado, Josefina Guilisasti, and Marco Maggi; Book reviews of new Canadian writing. ... Read More

Review 66: New Canadian Writing

Wednesday, April 30, 2003

Includes prose by Tony Burgess, Christy Ann Conlin, Ian Ferrier, Madeline Monette, Hal Niedzvicki, Timothy Taylor; Play excerpts by François Archambault, Jean Marc Dalpé, Carole Fréchette, Marie Laberge, Larry Tremblay; Art by Louise Belcourt; "Miniatures," by Geneviéve Letarte; Special Feature: "The Parable of the Tapeworm," by Mario Vargas Llosa. ... Read More

Remarks by Horst Kohler at the 33rd Washington Conference of the Council of the Americas

Tuesday, April 29, 2003

Speaking at the 33rd Washington Conference of the Council of the Americas, Horst Kohler, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, discussed how to maintain economic stability in Latin America. Kohler stated the importance of increased trade and introduced an agenda to encourage economic growth. ... Read More