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June 13, 2011

Eintou selected for 8th World Poetry Festival Venezuela

The Casa Nacional de las Letras Andrs Bello has included former Poet Laureate of Port of Spain Eintou Pearl Springer in its World Poetry Festival taking place in Caracas June 1218 2011
May 30, 2011

Storytelling A Literature of Liberation

Despite all that the African has produced and created culturally in the aftermath of enslavement we have failed to acquire the cultural confidence necessary for us to retake our place as a powerful global people This then is the task that confronts the conscious diaspora African storyteller How can the ancient art forms of survival be used to reinvigorate our people by reaching into the minds of our children
May 16, 2011

Eintou Springer speaks on the importance of Storytelling

Eintou Springer will present a wide ranging paper later this week at an upcoming conference on Storytelling in MartiniqueSpringer a storyteller for many decades will share with conference participants her perspective on the importance of stories as transformation for young people who are At Risk and as healing for communities
May 11, 2011

Idakeda in the News Eintou Springers Godchild reviewed by Trinidad Express

The launch of GodChild has sparked renewed interest in the works of Eintou Springer and in the importance of writing for children as a whole
May 2, 2011

Chibale performance listed amongst most inspiring at Bocas Literary Festival

The Chibale Drumming Ensemble made waves at the recently completed Bocas Literary Festival in Port of SpainThe group performed as part of a Storytelling session during the childrens component of the Festival and were part of the preaward ceremony performances on the final night
April 25, 2011

Eintou Springers God Child recommended by head of Naliss Heritage Division for School Curriculum

God Child Eintous new collection of stories and poems for children was recently launched at the audiovisual room of National Library in Port of Spain The book was very warmly reviewed by Joan Osborne Director of the Heritage Library Division the Unit originally founded by Ms Springer
April 18, 2011

God Child Eintous new collection of stories and poems for children launches this week

Who am I I am Gods child Put to catch the sun and rain And grow and flower for a whileOn Tuesday 19th April God Child Eintous new collection of stories and poems for children will be launched The Launch takes place at 630pm at the audiovisual room of NALIS Port of Spain
April 4, 2011

Dara tells stories to the children of St Dominics Home as part of TT Literary Festival

Mas in the Mas Tyrell Learns a Lesson is the story that Dara Healy will share with the children of the St Dominics Home this week as part of a local Literary Festival She will be accompanied by the Chibale Drumming Ensemble comprising Ajani Healy Shomari Healy Kayode Charles and Ire Charles
March 28, 2011

Idakeda in the News Eintou Springers play Kambule reviewed in latest Caribbean Beat magazine

In 2004 the Eintou Springer play then spelled Canboulay transformed the reenactment of how ordinary saved the Trinidad and Tobago Carnival from colonial repressive efforts
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