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labelNews todayMay 10, 2021

NCF celebrates Kamau

The National Cultural Foundation (NCF) is hosting a webinar to celebrate the life and legacy of Literary Icon, Professor the Honourable Edward Kamau Brathwaite. The event, Words & Wisdom – Celebrating Kamau’s Birthday, will be held via Zoom tomorrow, Tuesday, May 11 at 5:30 p.m. Zoom ID: 821 7281 9525 ...

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labelNews todayApril 22, 2021

Beyond the Book

During the last year, countries in the world have seen periods of confinement and people have had to limit their time spent outside. At this time, books became a powerful tool to combat isolation, reinforce ties between people, expand horizons and stimulate minds. Some persons have even doubled their amount ...

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labelNews todayApril 16, 2021

I AM…because we were!

‘I AM, because my we were’ is a virtual spoken word event celebrating African heritage, history and awareness. The event showcased on the NCF’s social media pages on Wednesday, April, 14 to signal the commencement of the Season of Emancipation. Viewers were encouraged to reflect on four intersecting themes: oppression, black ...

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labelNews todayApril 3, 2021

NCF helps Bajan in World Poetry Slam

Poet Cyndi Celeste Marshall is jetting off on Monday to fly the Bajan flag at the 2021 Women of the World Poetry Slam from April 6 to 10 in Dallas, Texas. What makes the occasion so unique is that she is the first Barbadian to enter. The event will see ...

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labelNews todayMarch 30, 2021

NCF has a new Chairperson

The National Cultural Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Jasmine Babb as the new Chairperson of the National Cultural Foundation; Mr. Sheldon Hope has been named as the Deputy Chairman. Dr. Babb is a regional Human Resources and Industrial Relations Specialist with more than 20 years’ experience ...

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labelNews todayMarch 25, 2021

NCF supports Stan Home Sing-Off

The Stan Home Sing-Off Competition aims to provide a platform of exposure and growth for young artistes. The virtual singing competition, a partnership between Sluggy Dan and Quantum Productions, is sponsored by the National Cultural Foundation (NCF).  The promoter of the weekly social media event Kevin “Sluggy Dan” Watson, who ...

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