Cultural Voice eZine

Thursday, 13 November 2014

#MyCulturalVoice Profile: Lisa Monique Barker





Country of Origin: Jamaica

Ultra excited about this art form: The performing arts (particularly theatre)
Loves to travel to: Countries around the world

Trend you love:​​ Almost anything related to natural Black hair

Underground artist to watch: Takashi Hirano

Risk averse, Risk Tolerant or Risk Taker: Calculated risk taker

Artistic Side:​​Languages and linguistic pursuits

Life Motto: 'It's not enough to merely exist. LIVE!'






Very good at:  Public speaking
Outspoken about:​​ Human rights and equality

Inspired by: Mavericks

Cultural Icon:  The Hon. Dr. LouiseBennett-Coverley

Everyone should try this once: Throwing caution to the wind





Sunday, 2 November 2014

#MyCulturalVoice: Randy McLaren





Country of Origin: Jamaica

Ultra excited about this art form: Reggae Dub Poetry
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Loves to travel to: Africa (Zambia)

Trend you love: Females Wearing Their Natural Hair

Underground artist to watch: Prince Levy (Singer)

Risk averse, Risk Tolerant or Risk Taker: Risk Taker

Artistic Side: Mixes Creativity w/ Activism.


Life Motto: The Sky Is No Limit


Very good at: Working with People

Outspoken about: Child Rights

Inspired by: People Who Rise Above Challenges

Cultural Icon: Louise Bennett-Coverley (Miss Lou)

Everyone should try this once: Performing