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A new publication from
Mayaro Imprint

A highly anticipated new book, to be published by Mayaro Imprint, will hit bookstores in summer 2009.

White Frock & Coals Dust: The Story Of A Community Called The Wharf is written by Toronto-based Grenadian journalist, Lincoln Depradine.
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"The Progress of Winsford Devines: A Collection of Caribbean Lyrics" is now available at Fedon Bookstore in Grenada.
Fedon Bookstore is located on H.A. Blaize Street in
St.George's, downstairs Ciboney Chambers. Fedon Bookstore's telephone number is (473) 435-2367

 

 

 

 

 
Statement of Purpose
 
Mayaro Imprint explores themes relevant to the African continuum in the Caribbean. This publishing house exists to continue, expand on, and extend the study of historical and contemporary movements in Caribbean culture.
 
About Us
Mayaro Imprint had its genesis in JAD Communications, a Canadian public relations firm established by Jamil Asinia, Nandi Ogunlade (Bianca Jacob) and Lincoln Depradine in the mid-nineties. These media veterans are dedicated to exploring the relevance of writers, artists and activists to our unfolding experience.
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Services
While our main goal is to preserve the contemporary Caribbean experience through literature, we also offer a few select services which can assist your efforts at self and community empowerment.
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Price: $22.95US / $120.00TTD
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The Progress of Winsford Devine - A Collection of Caribbean Lyrics
Edited by: Nandi Ogunlade
Compiled by: Jamil Asinia

When it comes to composing calypso, the head-scratching aficionados in Trinidad and Tobago and abroad would do well to meet Winsford “Joker” Devine.

For decades he has been virtually unheralded. But, all that changes with the publication of this book which affords us a glimpse into the soul of the man through the magnificent work he continues to create in our lifetime.

The collection also allows his work to take its rightful place at the helm of the contemporary world of calypso.  

Long overdue!

 
 
 
 
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