Alison hinds

Alison Hinds to Perform at Miami Broward Junior Carnival

LAUDERHILL – Join Miami Carnival as they celebrate young people with their annual Jr. Carnival Parade of Bands and a cultural celebration that features music, spectacle, and fun...

A Behind the Scenes Look at the Fascinating Business of Caribbean Festivals and Events

Each year, the sights, sounds and scents of summer are brought to vibrant, living color by the Caribbean-American cultural events held across the United States....

These New Haitian Films Are Breaking the Mold

Across international festivals and intimate film screening, a wave of new and exciting Haitian films are emerging. And this latest crop of Haitian films prove far from...
Caribbean Sea

Discovering A New World Under the Caribbean Sea

  Diving into the turquoise water of the Caribbean Sea, you are immediately drawn to the kaleidoscope of colors of the coral reef. The Corals look like brightly...

Our Holiday Gift Guide: Best Gifts for Stylish Caribbean Guys

The holiday season is just around the corner, and also begins the hunt for presents for that special guy in your life. But what do you get...
Wyclef Feature Island Origins Magazine Spring 2018

The Fall and Rise of Hip-Hop’s Midnight Robber

Writer Copyseed.com | Photography Courtney Chen When Wyclef Jean’s name hit the headlines back in 2010, in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake, we all sat up and...
underwater sculpture

The Secret Underwater Sculpture of the Caribbean

Between overfishing and heavy traffic of diving tourists, the Caribbean's coral reefs face constant environmental pressures. Responding to these challenges, amazing underwater sculpture parks have cropped up...
Taste the Islands Experience Caribbean Culinary Museum

Caribbean Culinary Museum: A New Cultural Element for Jerk Festival

Jerk, griot, rice and peas, culantro, scotch bonnet peppers and so on, are not elements you typically think about when you think of Caribbean history. But when...
Linda Julien Miami Gardens

Meet Linda Julien of Miami Gardens: A Haitian-American Story

Miami Gardens City County candidate Linda Julien has a uniquely Haitian-American history. “My mother came here on a boat,” she explains. “It was a life-threatening trip that...

Celebrating Caribbean-American Heritage In Greater Fort Lauderdale

The Greater Fort Lauderdale community encompasses a wide and diverse array of cultures, and this month it’s time to enjoy a multitude of festive fêtes...

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