Social remittances: A critical dimension of diaspora engagement in Guyana
Posted on April 5, 2016 at 11:07 am

By Lear Matthews via Stabroek News.    Lear Matthews is professor, State University of New York, Empire State College. A former lecturer at the University of Guyana, his recently published book is “English Speaking Caribbean Immigrants: Transnational Identities”. He writes on Diaspora issues.   Much has been written about the increase in volume and value […]

The Other Side
Posted on April 4, 2016 at 4:27 am

by Indrani via Groundviews.    A glimpse of the streets we would have called home, I’m laughing in the park, climbing the coconut trees, Cycling through the dusty lanes, playing at the local spots. It’s a strange relationship: Caught in opposition of the surveillance state, And, gratitude, for finally seeing the corners we’ve never seen. […]