I News

June 9, 2008

Parent and Teacher workshops end on positive note

The new series of Idakeda Parent and Teacher workshops in schools ended on a positive note this week Teachers and parents of the San Fernando East Secondary School fully endorsed the techniques used by Idakeda and commended the facilitators for their timely intervention
June 2, 2008

Eintou toast of Havana Poetry Festival

Eintou Springer received a standing ovation and a public endorsement of her work by Pablo Armando famous Cuban poet and icon during her recent visit to Cuba
May 26, 2008

International Museum Day celebrations end on high note

The Festival of Stories closed a week of celebrations for International Museum Day on a high noteThe event which carried the theme Museums as Agents of Social Change and Development Celebrating our Oral Traditions was successfully managed by the Idakeda team
May 21, 2008

Idakeda organises International Museum Day events

Museums as Agents of Social Change and Development is the international theme for International Museum Day this year The National Museum and Art Gallery of Trinidad and Tobago celebrates with a focus on Oral Traditions and Idakeda manages all events
May 19, 2008

Eintou Springer performs at the Cuban Poetry Festival

Eintou Pearl Springer Poet Laureate of Port of Spain will be one of the featured poets at the upcoming 13th Havanas International Poetry Festival May 26th to 31st 2008
May 12, 2008

Idakeda designs and mounts exhibition for PenalDebe Heritage Festival

The Idakeda team has mounted an exhibition on the contribution of the African to the development and enhancement of life in Trinidad and Tobago The exhibition is being held as part of the commemoration of Heritage Week by the PenalDebe Corporation
May 8, 2008

Eintou lectures to staff of Nalis on African Retentions in Trinidad and Tobago

The contribution of the African to life in Trinidad and Tobago is everywhere from food to clothes music place names and religionEintou Springer in her capacity as Cultural and Heritage Consultant recently shared her knowledge in this area with the staff of the National Library
April 28, 2008

Madame Lorraine performance well received at Jeff Henry book launch

The dramatic presentation of extracts from the Eintou Springer play Madame Lorraine and Fancy Sailor was well received at the recent book launching of Professor Jeff Henry Professor Emeritus York University The extract introduced Professor Henrys discussion of his latest work Under the Mas Resistance and Rebellion in the Trinidad Masquerade
April 22, 2008

Rave reivews for Parent and Teacher Workshops

It is perfect as it is so says Wilfred Lyons Principal of the La Romain High School about the recently concluded workshop and intervention conducted by Idakeda for the PTA of the school