Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2018

184 Pages | 38 colour illustrations, 2 black & white illustrations

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9781526117281

Bookseller Code (06)

Sustainable art communities

Contemporary creativity and policy in the transnational Caribbean

Edited by Leon Wainwright and Kitty Zijlmans

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Explores how visual art plays a crucial role in forging a more sustainable community for the Caribbean and its diaspora, enhancing networks of connection across a wide and complex geography
  • Focuses on a little-studied topic, spanning the scholarly, creative and professional fields of art and heritage
  • Breaks new ground in the field of knowledge transfer and collaboration between academia, creative practitioners, curators, museums and policy-makers and crossing geographic and linguistic boundaries
  • Demonstrates how the arts hold a crucial role in enhancing contemporary transnational and diasporic networks, especially bonds of community, by creating a shared ground of experience, enjoyment and understanding

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