The Audiovisual Association of Dominica is holding its first Screenwriting Course for members starting this Tuesday, November 18th at the Fort Young Hotel in Roseau.
Members from the Audiovisual Association are coming together to develop screenplays for short films suitable for production in Dominica. This 3-week course will train members in the technique of screenwriting, thus enhancing professional capabilities and building capacity in the local audiovisual industry.
The Poet Laureate of Jamaica, Professor Mervyn Morris, OM, will be hosting a series of poetry readings across the island during the Month of November. On Sunday November 16, 2014, at 4:30pm a poetry reading will be held at the Errol Flynn Marina in Port Antonio, Portland and will feature the well known Jamaican author and poet, Tanya Shirley, and Port Antonio’s own internationally acclaimed Edward Baugh.
The International Dylan Thomas Prize was launched in 2006 and it is one of the most prestigious awards for young writers. The prize seeks to encourage creative talent worldwide. It is named after acclaimed author Dylan Thomas whose works of literature remain relevant to this day.
Rupert's residency program is suited for local and international thinkers: artists, writers, curators, cultural managers, and academics, providing them with the opportunity to live and work in Vilnius while developing individual projects and immersing themselves in the region's creative sphere.
Rupert's educational program is a degree-less, non-academic program. Each year it selects a small group of people with aspirations to realize individual projects and offers them practical and theoretical support to enhance and realize them.
The Terra Foundation for American Art has awarded the College Art Association (CAA) a major, three-year grant to administer an annual grant program to support book-length scholarly manuscripts in the history of American art.