Eventos

Symposium:

The College Libraries Information Network (COLINET)

Cardiff Hotel & Spa

Runaway Bay

St. Ann

March 14, 2016

 

Book Launch

Grenada: Revolution and Invasion

Edited by Patsy Lewis, Gary Williams and Peter Clegg

Marryshow House

Grenada

March 8, 2016

5:00 p.m.

 

Book Launch

School-Based Assessment in a Caribbean Public Examination

By Stafford A. Griffith

The Undercroft

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

March 3, 2016

5:00 p.m.

 

Book Launch

Leonard Percival Howell and the Genesis of Rastafari

Edited by Clinton A. Hutton, Michael A. Barnett, D.A. Dunkley and Jahlani A.H. Niaah

The Undercroft

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

February 29, 2016

6:00 p.m.

 

AFUWI 19TH ANNUAL AWARDS GALA 2016

The Pierre

New York City

61st Street (between Madison and 5th Avenue)

USA

February 24, 2016

6:00 p.m.

 

Public Lecture

Reparatory Justice for Global Black Enslavement: The Greatest Political Movement of the 21st Century

Sir Hilary Beckles

Ames Courtroom

Austin Hall

Harvard Law School

1515 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge MA

02138

USA

February 22, 2016

4:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Turning Tides: Caribbean Intersections in the Americas and Beyond

The University of West Indies

St Augustine

Trinidad and Tobago

February 18-20, 2016

 

Conference: UWI Research Days 2016

Dates: February 17 – 19, 2016

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

 

SALISES Open Day

Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES)

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

January 28, 2016

 

#‎theOnlineMind: Caribbean Digital Publishing Conference

Jamaica Pegasus

81 Knutsford Boulevard

Kingston 5

Jamaica

November 2-5, 2015

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Caribbean Child Research Conference 2015

The Jamaica Conference Centre

14-20 Port Royal Street

Kingston

Jamaica

November 4-6, 2015

 

“The Terror Spread: The Morant Bay Rebellion and Jamaican History” 

Multifunctional Room

Main Library

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

October 23, 2015

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Leadership Dialogue and Colloquium

Forum on the Future: Jamaica 2030 & Beyond

Jamaica Pegasus

81 Knutsford Boulevard

Kingston 5

Jamaica

October 20, 2015

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Town Hall Meeting

N1 Lecture Theatre

Faculty of Humanities and Education

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Kingston

Jamaica

October 8, 2015

5:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

 

SALISES Caribbean Youth Development Conference 2015

The University of the West Indies

Regional Headquarters

Kingston

Jamaica

October 1- 2, 2015

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Book Launch

W. Adolphe Roberts

These Many Years: An Autobiography

Edited by Peter Hulme

Main Reading Room

National Library of Jamaica

12 East Street

Kingston

September 30, 2015

10:00 a.m.

 

Book Launch

Academic Writing Instruction for Creole-Influenced Students

By Vivette Milson-Whtye

The Undercroft

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

September 18, 2015

6:00 p.m.

 

UWI Press Authors’ Spotlight Series

September 10, 2015

Time: 10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.

Live Streaming Link: http://tv.mona.uwi.

 

Book Launch

Exodus! Heirs and Pioneers, Rastafari Return to Ethiopia

By Giulia Bonacci

The Undercroft

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Jamaica

August 21, 2015

5:00 p.m.

 

Book Launch

Exodus! Heirs and Pioneers, Rastafari Return to Ethiopia

By Giulia Bonacci

Open Campus

The University of the West Indies

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

August 17, 2015

5:00 p.m.

 

Emancipation Day Lecture 2015

The Case for Reparations for Slavery in the Caribbean

Professor Sir Hilary McD. Beckles

Boulevard Baptist Church

2 Washington Boulevard

Kingston 20

Jamaica

4:00 p.m.

 

Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association Workshop

Business Renewal and Performance in Jamaica

Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association

85a Duke Street

Kingston

Jamaica

July 2, 2015

 

Book Launch

Quality in Higher Education in the Caribbean

Edited by Anna Kasafi Perkins

Quality Assurance Unit

UWI, St Augustine Campus

Trinidad and Tobago

June 24, 2015

 

Book Launch

Nothing’s Mat

By Erna Brodber

Multifunctional Room, Main Library

UWI, Mona Campus

Jamaica

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 6:30 pm

 

Association of Caribbean Historians

Nassau

Bahamas

May 17-22, 2015

 

Caribbean Studies Association

Hilton Hotel (New Orleans Riverside)

2 Poydras Street

New Orleans

USA

May 25-29, 2015

 

Latin American Studies Association

San Juan

Puerto Rico

Caribe Hilton

May 27-30, 2015

 

Bocas Lit Fest

The Trinidad & Tobago Literary Festival

National Library

Port of Spain

Trinidad and Tobago

April 29 – May 3, 2015

 

The Institute of Caribbean Studies, University of Puerto Rico – Río Piedras

Olive Senior

Colon Man and the Panama Experience

CONFERENCIAS CARIBEÑAS 16 Lecture Series

March 26, 2015

 

71st Annual Meeting of the Philosophy of Education Society (PES)

"The Blues, Soul Music: Making Philosophy of Education in 2015"

Memphis, TN

March 12-16, 2015

 

Kingston Book Festival 2015

Book Fair

Devon House

Hope Road

Kingston

Jamaica

March 7, 2015

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Kingston Book Festival 2015

World Book Day

International Standards for the Publishing Industry

National Library of Jamaica

12 East Street

Kingston

March 5, 2015

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

 

SANKOFA IX

Jamaica Conference Centre

Downtown

Kingston

Jamaica

February 26, 2015

9:00 a.m.

 

Book Launch

Medicinal Plants of Barbados for the Treatment of Communicable and Non-communicable Diseases

By Damian Cohall

The Mount Restaurant

The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill

St Michael

Barbados

February 20, 2015

6:30 PM

 

UWI Press Black History Month Authors’ Promotion

February 17, 2015

Time: 10:00AM-2:00PM

Live Streaming Link: http://tv.mona.uwi.edu/live

UWI Press’s Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/uwipress

 

Speaking  Series

University of the West Indies Press Author

Dying to Better Themselves

Toronto Public Library

Canada

February 12, 2015

 

International Reggae Conference 2015

Reggae Village

Ring Road (In the vicinity of Mary Seacole)

UWI, Mona, Jamaica

February 11th, 2015

10:00 AM-4:30PM

 

UWI Research Days 2015

Dates: February 9-11, 2015

Times: Monday (10:00AM-6:00PM)

Tuesday (10:00AM-6:00PM)

Wednesday (10:00AM-4:30PM)

Venue: The University of West Indies

Mona, Kingston, Jamaica

 

Book Launch

Uncle Bother

By Barbara Lalla

The Centre for Language Learning Auditorium

UWI, St Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago

January 30, 2015

6:00 PM

 

18th Annual AFUWI Awards Gala

The Pierre

New York City

61st Street between Madison and 5th Avenues

USA

7:00 PM

 

Book Launch

Business Renewal and Performance in Jamaica

By William W. Lawrence

The Council Room

UWI Regional Headquarters

Kingston, Mona,  Jamaica

Jamaica

January 20, 2015

6:00 PM

 

39th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association

Toronto

Ontario

Canada

November 6-9, 2014

 

Reparations and Justice for Jamaica and the Caribbean

A Distinguished Lecture by Professor Sir Hilary Beckles

The UWI Mona

Western Jamaica Campus

10 Queens Drive, Montego Bay

(Campus Pavillion)

October 6, 2014

4:30 PM

 

“Colon Man and the Panama Experience”

The UWI Mona

Western Jamaica Campus

10 Queens Drive, Montego Bay

(Campus Pavillion)

October 1, 2014

5:30 PM

 

Book Launch

Environmental Management in the Caribbean: Policy and Practice

By Elizabeth Thomas-Hope

The Council Room

UWI Regional Headquarters

Kingston, Mona,  Jamaica

September 25, 2014

6:00 PM

 

Author Spotlight: Olive Senior

September 23, 2014

Live Streaming Link: http://tv.mona.uwi.edu/live

UWI Press’s Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/uwipress

11:00 AM

 

“Colon Man and the Panama Experience”

2014 National Library Distinguished Lecture by Olive Senior

Institute of Jamaica, Lecture Hall

September 21, 2014

2:00 PM

 

"Westminster in the Caribbean: Critiques, Challenges and Reform"

UWI Regional Headquarters

Kingston, Mona, Jamaica

September 11, 2014

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 

General Orientation 2014

UWI Mona, Kingston, Jamaica

Great Lawn (between Mona School of Business and Taylor Hall)

August 21-22, 2014

 

6th British-Caribbean Geography Seminar

Inter-Faculty Lecture Theatre

UWI Mona, Kingston, Jamaica 

June 24, 2014

Association of American University Presses

Annual Meeting AAUP 2014

New Orleans, Marriott- New Orleans, USA

June 22-24, 2014

The 6th Annual Charles Town International Maroon Conference

Charles Town, Portland

Jamaica

June 20-22, 2014

Book Launch

Informal Commercial Importers in CARICOM,

By Roger Hosein and Martin Franklin

Office of the Campus Principal

UWI, St Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago

May 20, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Book Launch

Applications of International Trade Theory: The Caribbean Perspective

By Roger Hosein

Office of the Campus Principal

UWI, St Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago

May 20, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Caribbean Studies Association

Fiesta Americana Hotel

Mérida, México

May 26-30, 2014

Berkshire Conference of Women Historians

The University of Toronto

Toronto, Canada

May 22-25, 2014 

Association of Caribbean Historians

Main Conference Hotel: Hôtel Batelière

Fort-de-France and Schœlcher, Martinique

May 11-16, 2014 

Conference and Launch of the Caribbean Sustainable Development Solutions Network

Gold Room

Mona Visitors’ Lodge

UWI Mona, Kingston, Jamaica

May 7, 2014

Lecture Reparation Justice for the Enslavement of Black People and the Genocide of Natives in the Caribbean

Kingston College

2A North Street

Kingston CSO

April 15, 2014

9:30 am- 11:30 am

National Library of Jamaica Open Day 2014

12 East Street, Kingston, Jamaica

Date: March 4, 2014

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Book Launch: HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

Date: April 10, 2014

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Venue: Guyana High Commission in London

3 Palace Court Bayswater Road W2 4LP

Book Launch: HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

Date: April 9, 2014

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Venue: LONDON SOUTH BANK UNIVERSITY (LSBU)

Clearance Centre, Technopark, 90 London Road, London, SE1 6LN

Book Launch: HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

Date: March 28, 2014

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Venue: York College/CUNY

Faculty Dining Room, Room 2D01

94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd., Jamaica, NY 11451

Book Launch: HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

Date: March 27, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Venue: Guyana Consulate in New York

370 7th Avenue, 4th Floor, Seven Penn Plaza, New York, 10001, USA

Book Launch: HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

Date: March 25, 2014

Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Venue: York University

Founders College Room 305 York, Keele Campus, Toronto, Canada

Book Launch: HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

Date: March 24, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Venue: Guyana, Consulate General, Toronto, Canada

Book Launch: Caribbean Tourism

Date: March 17, 2014

Time: 4:00PM-5:00PM

Venue: Caribbean Development Bank

Book Launch: Abolition and Plantation Management in Jamaica, 1807-1838

Date: February 21, 2014

Time: 1:00PM-1:45PM

Venue: Neville Hall Lecture Theatre (N1)

Faculty of Humanities and Education

UWI, Mona

Kingston, Jamaica

Conference: UWI Research Days 2014

Dates: February 19-21, 2014

Times: Wednesday (11:00AM-7:00PM)

Thursday     (10:00AM-7:00PM)

Friday          (10:00AM-4:30PM)

Venue: The University of West Indies

Mona, Kingston, Jamaica

Conference: Annual Bob Marley Lecture

Date: February 13, 2014

Time: 6:30PM

Venue: The Undercroft of the Senate Building

UWI, Mona

Kingston, Jamaica 

Event: UWI Press Black History Month Authors’ Promotion

Dates: February 12, 2014 & February 27, 2014

Time: 10:00AM-4:00PM

Live Streaming Link: http://tv.mona.uwi.edu/live

UWI Press’s Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/uwipress

12th National Book Awards 2013

Book Industry of Jamaica

The Faculty of Medical Sciences Teaching and Research Complex

UWI, Kingston, Mona, Jamaica

December 5, 2013

6:00 p.m.

Book Launch

HIV and AIDS Knowledge and Stigma in Guyana

By Prem Misir

The Chief, Top Floor of the New Building Society (NBS)

1 North Road & Avenue of the Republic

Georgetown, Guyana

November 28, 2013

5:00 PM

Event: Hope Transformed: A Historical Sketch of the Hope Landscape, St Andrew, Jamaica, 1660-1960 by Veront M. Satchell

Hope United Church

221 Old Hope Road

Kingston 6, Jamaica 

November 16, 2013

5:00 PM

SALISES Regional Integration Conference

UWI Regional Headquarters

Kingston, Mona, Jamaica 

October 7 - 8, 2013

General Orientation

The University of the West Indies

Kingston, Mona, Jamaica

Large tent by the Old Library

August 22 - 23, 2013

Lecture and Book Launch

By Professor Sir Hilary M. Beckels “Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide”

African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

Broward County Library

2650 Sistrunk Boulevard

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

USA

August 1, 2013

International Association for Feminist Economics 22nd IAFFE Annual Conference

Stanford University

Palo Alto, California

USA

July 12 - 14, 2013

 

International Association for Conflict Management (IACM) Conference

Tacoma, WA

USA

June 30 - July 3, 2013

Book Launch

Language, Culture and Caribbean Identity

The Umana Yana, Georgetown, Guyana

June 26, 2013

International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP) Conference

UCLA, California

USA

June 20 - 22, 2013

BIAJ Annual Booksellers Trade Show 2013

Leslie Ridout Hall

Kingston Bookshop

80 King Street, Kingston, Jamaica

June 13, 2013  

CSA 38th Annual Conference

Grenada Grand Beach Resort

Grand Anse, Grenada

June 3 - 7, 2013

IWF World Cornerstone Conference

Montego Bay Conference Centre, (Rose Hall), Jamaica

May 29 - 31, 2013 

Book Launch

Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide

By Hilary McD. Beckles

Trinidad and Tobago

May 23, 2013

IFIP WG94 Conference 2013

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

May 19 - 22, 2013

Book Launch

Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide

By Hilary McD. Beckles

Brown University, USA

May 11, 2013

Book Launch

The Underachieving Society

NALIS

Trinidad & Tobago

May 2, 2013

Book Launch

Britain’s Black Debt: Reparations for Caribbean Slavery and Native Genocide

By Hilary McD. Beckles

Faculty of Medical Sciences Teaching and Research Complex

UWI, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica 

May 2, 2013

Book Launch

Love and Power: Caribbean Discourses on Gender

Edited by V. Eudine Barriteau

Faculty of Law (Lecture Room 2), UWI, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica 

April 29, 2013

Annual Business Meeting of the Council

UWI Regional Headquarters

Mona, Kingston, Jamaica 

April 26, 2013

Reggae Talks

The Michael ‘Freestylee’ Thompson Lecture

Neville Hall Lecture Theatre

UWI, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica

April 18, 2013

Spanish