Essays & Interviews on Caribbean Visual Culture
Collection of essays and interviews with contemporary Caribbean writers, scholars and curators. Includes work by trained visual and vernacular artists, presenting the works of decorative and ornamental needle workers. The book speaks to both indigenous traditions of the region as well as more globalized contemporary expressions. 20 col. illus.
Jacqueline Bishop is a writer, visual artist and photographer, from Jamaica who now lives in the United States, where she is a professor at the School of Liberal Studies at New York University.