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In the November 2013 CRB

by Nicholas Laughlin on November 18, 2013

Still from Touch (video, 2002), by Janine Antoni, included in the exhibition Into the Mix Twenty-two months later, the CRB is back. Our November 2013 issue, published today, includes reviews of recent books of poems by Edward Baugh, Loretta Collins Klobah, and Sasenarine Persaud; recent fiction by Merle Collins and Keith Jardim; as well as [...]


Time passes

by Nicholas Laughlin on November 1, 2013

Antilles is back — at long last


The CRB in 2010: your favourites

by Nicholas Laughlin on January 4, 2011

“The Wake”, photograph by David Spinks, posted at Flickr under a Creative Commons license Happy new year, dear readers, from your Antilles blogger. I hope 2011 is pleasant, productive, prosperous, and provocative (in the best way) for all of us. The CRB’s most recent issue, November 2010, wrapped up just before Christmas, and the magazine [...]


Show your (CRB) colours

by Nicholas Laughlin on November 6, 2010

The best way you can support the CRB? Read the magazine. Second best? Contribute to our year-end donation drive. Got those both covered? You can also show us some love at your personal website or blog, by adding a CRB web badge, like the one above. There are four options, at different widths and heights, [...]


The kindness of readers

by Nicholas Laughlin on November 1, 2010

It’s six months since the CRB relaunched online with a new website and a renewed sense of purpose — that purpose being the sustained and serious, insightful and intelligent, but also accessible and entertaining coverage of contemporary Caribbean books and writing alongside art, film, and music. The CRB is the only magazine in the anglophone [...]


Our regularly scheduled programme

by Nicholas Laughlin on October 19, 2010

Dedication plaque inside the current C.L.R. James Library in London. Photograph by sarflondondunc, posted at Flickr under a Creative Commons license Antilles has been silent the past few weeks — not because there’s nothing going on, but rather the opposite: there’s been too much happening for your Antilles blogger to keep up. The Port of [...]

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(Taking a breather)

by Nicholas Laughlin on July 7, 2010

The first bimonthly online-only issue of the CRB — no. 21, dated May 2010 — wrapped up publication last week, with the third and final part of Vahni Capildeo’s vivacious essay on visiting India, “Questions of approach”. You can see the full contents of this issue here, just in case you missed something. And now [...]