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USC Seeks An Assistant Professor in Sound, Department of Film and Digital Media

Mon, 2014-10-13

The Film and Digital Media Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites qualified scholars and/or practitioners to apply for a tenure-track position in the field of sound, to be appointed at the rank of Assistant Professor (tenure-track). We seek a critical practitioner, theorist or historian whose research focuses on the production and/or study of sound and sonic media.

Open Call for Artistic Assistants at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts (KASK), School of Arts of University College Ghent

Wed, 2014-10-01

University College Ghent consists of several functional entities: three faculties (Education, Health & Social Work; Science & Technology; and Business & Information Management), KASK & Royal Conservatory, and the Centre for Entrepreneurship. A central administration supports the functioning of the board and these entities. Organisationally, KASK & Royal Conservatory consists of seven programme committees and eight departments, supported by six offices.

Artistic Assistant 

Finalists for Inaugural Burt Award for Caribbean Literature

The finalists of the inaugural Burt Award for Caribbean Literature have been announced. The Burt Award for Caribbean Literature was established by CODE – a Canadian charitable organization that has been advancing literacy and learning for 55 years – in collaboration with William (Bill) Burt and the Literary Prizes Foundation. The Award is the result of a close collaboration with CODE’s local partners in the Caribbean, The Bocas Lit Fest and CaribLit.

Open Mic - Bookophilia

Aug 29

Venue: BOOKOPHILIA, 92 Hope Road, Kingston 6 Tel.  (1876) 978-5248

Time: 7:00PM - 9:00PM


Come out and enjoy a nice night of music and poetry.


Information courtesy of Bookophilia

The Business of Going Green - Bookophilia

Aug 27

Venue: BOOKOPHILIA, 92 Hope Road, Kingston 6 Tel.  (1876) 978-5248

Time: 6:00PM - 9:00PM


Come out and learn about energy saving techniques from respected professionals.


Information courtesy of Bookophilia 

Business Strategy of Characters in Japanese Anime - JAMPRO

Aug 15

Venue: BUSINESS AUDITORIUM, JAMPRO, 18 Trafalgar Road, Kingston 10. Tel. (1876) 978-7755

Time: 3PM


You are invited to a lecture by Japanese animator and animation director Mr. Masami Suda. One of  Japan’s famous animators and character designers. He has worked on many animations as an animator and/or director since the 1960s. Currently, the TV animation called “Yo-kai Watch” in which the character he designed, is now on air in Japan, is getting popular among kids like “Pokemon” 

Please see the attachment for further details.

Dub Evolution: Poetry Society of Jamaica

Jul 29

Venue: AMPITHEATRE, EDNA MANLEY COLLEGE OF THE VISUAL & PERFORMING ARTS, 1 Arthur Wint Drive, Kingston 5. Tel. (1876) 929-2350 (main office)

Time: 7:30PM


Tonight we continue our year-long celebration of literary excellence by focusing on dub poetry; it's origins, its journey and station as a significant and meaningful element of Jamaican literature. 

Please see the flyer for further information.


Aunty Roachy Festival - Ranny WIlliams Entertainment Centre

Aug 5


Time: 12 Noon - 10:00PM


Join us for truly special time with aunty Roachy tomorrow at the Ranny Williams Ent Centre .

Bookophilia Book Drive

Bookophilia has set the target of collecting 100 books to donate to the Jamaica Library Service. We need your help and invite you to drop off gently used books to at Bookophilia, 92 Hope Road during the week of the event. However, if you prefer to purchase a new book, we will offer you a 10% discount.

Look out for regular updates of our progress on Facebook and Twitter.

If you have questions or need more information about our book drive, please don't hesitate to give us a call at 978-5248.


Poetry Night - Redbones Blues Cafe

Jul 30

Venue: REDBONES BLUES CAFE, 1 Argyle Road, Kingston 10. Tel. (1876) 978-8262

Time: 8:00pm


Please see the flyer for further information.


Information courtesy of Redbones Blues Cafe 

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