May 11, 2009

Poets share their words amongst the spirits of Amerindian warriors

This week we continue our retrospective of some of the highlights of the National Poetry FestivalPoets Spoken Word performers and Rapso artistes gathered under the thatched roof of the Carib Hut outside the Carib Centre in Arima that same night The readings were blessed by head of the Karina Community Ricardo Bharath who had opened his home and this space to us
May 11, 2009

Idakeda organises launch of International Museum Day 2009

Museums and Tourism is the theme set by the International Council of Museums ICOM for the celebration of International Museum Day this yearThe Idakeda team will once again end its Festival and Event Management skills to the National Museum to ensure that the launch is a success
May 4, 2009

Magical time in Charlotteville for Poetry Festival

Over the coming weeks we will share with you some of the wonderful moments highlights and photos from the recently concluded National Poetry Festival
April 27, 2009

Idakeda and the Circle of Poets set record straight on East Indian representation in Poetry Festival

The following is a statement sent to Devant Maharaj in response to a letter from him about East Indian involvement in the recently concluded National Poetry Festival The full text of Mr Maharajs letter is also included
April 20, 2009

Eintou to be featured at Miami Caribbean American Book and Art Fair

Eintou Springer will be one of the feature writers at the upcoming Caribbean American Book and Art Fair CABAtaking place in Miami this JuneThe Fair will feature presentations by some of the literary luminaries of the Caribbean region including Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott
April 13, 2009

Idakeda partners with Ministry of Education for school Interventions

The Idakeda team will partner once again with the Ministry of Education to implement their unique Baby Doll Interventions for students and teachers
March 31, 2009

Chibale performs in honour of Cuban scholar Dr Carlos Moore

Chibale pron chee bah leh the drumming group comprising the children of Idakeda recently performed before a large and appreciative audience in honour of internationally renowned Cuban scholar Dr Carlos Moore
March 23, 2009

The artist is by extension the Curator of the nations soul to ignore us is to ignore and devalue ourselves to reap the whirlwind now swirling about our heads

Eintou Pearl Springer gives a retrospective of her service as Poet Laureate of the City of Port of Spain as another successful National Poetry Festival came to a close Ms Springer delivered her remarks at a gala function at the National Museum which saw the mantle of Poet Laureate of Port of Spain being passed to Anson Gonzales
March 19, 2009

Soca Poet Maximus Dan headlines the Poetry for the People concert in Woodford Square

Soca Poet Maximus Dan will electrify Woodford Square on Friday March 20th as part of the National Poetry Festival 2009 The Soca artiste known worldwide for his soulful and passionate song Fighter written for the Trinidad and Tobago Soca Warriors World Cup bid will headline a host of highly acclaimed poets at the concert