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    • John Hearne Collection

    • Hearne, John, 1925-1994 – Manuscripts ; Authors - Jamaican; Caribbean literature (English)
    • The collection documents John Hearne's career as lecturer, journalist, writer and social critic from 1952-1994. It consists of correspondence; biographical papers; newspaper clippings; photographs; audio cassettes and penciled manuscripts of books...
    • Mais  Scrapbook_No.1_Roger Mais_1-113

    • Mais, Roger-Archives; Mais, Roger-Correspondence; Authors-Jamaican-20th century; Caribbean Area-Literary collections; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Caribbean Area-Poetry; Scrapbooks
    • A compilation of press clippings of published short stories and poems in press; reviews of publications; correspondence, manuscripts and other printed materials
    • Ed is coming home

    • Marriage; Man-woman relationship
    • Joie keeps her husband fully informed about their neighbour who has a husband in New York and is left in Jamaica to cope with two small children. Joie feels sorry for her, but Sam less so as he notices the regular visits to their neighbour of a man...
    • Storm Warning

    • Hurricanes
    • A hurricane is approaching and already the heavy rains are causing physical destruction and severe hardship for the people. For example, Silver has a terrible toothache and because of the storm he is unable to get to the dentist; Pinkie, desperate...
    • Christmas Eve

    • Christmas stories; City and town life; Rural life; Interpersonal relations; loss
    • Christmas Eve is usually a time of food, laughter and good cheer, but for some like Connie, there is little cause to celebrate. In the country, she listens to her family’s chatter as they express their wishes for a better new year. Mass Jim talks...
    • Night shudders over all

    • Man-woman relationship; Marriage; Infidelity
    • Night time seems to bring to fore all sorts of events and behavior as people reach out for life or try to make sense of it. The author presents some examples, including: the wife who suspects her artist husband of philandering with his latest...
    • Barometer falling

    • Interpersonal relations; Women
    • The author gives a bird’s eye view of life among a variety of people on a given day and concludes with the story of Connie whose dog had bitten her friend’s child. Every day Connie feared the child’s mother would confront her with a medical bill,...
    • Start of something again

    • Man-woman relationship; Interpersonal relations; Hurricanes
    • Duckett and Silver meet regularly at their favourite restaurant to talk about art and politics as the city grows restless in the aftermath of a devastating hurricane. During this time, Silver is flirting dangerously with a married woman right...
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol. 1_No.01 _February 20, 1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Social life and customs-Periodicals; Jamaica-Government and politics; Education-Jamaica; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Women-Political activity-Jamaica
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.02_February 27, 1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government and politics; Jamaica-Social life and customs; Education; Women-Political activity-Jamaica; Sport; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Sports
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.05_March 20,1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government and politics-Periodicals; Jamaica-Social life and customs; Jamaica-Emigration and immigration; Jamaicans-United States; Motion Pictures-Social aspects-Jamaica; Education-Jamaica; Child...
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.06_March 27,1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government and politics-Periodicals; Jamaica- Social life and customs; Education-Jamaica; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Motion pictures-Social aspects-Jamaica; Sports
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.07_April 3,1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government and politics-Periodicals; Africa-Government and politics; Education-Jamaica; Jamaica-Social life and customs; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Sports; Motion pictures-Social aspects-Jamaica
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.12_May 8, 1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government and politics-Periodicals; Great Britain-Kings and rulers; Water supply-Jamaica; Jamaica-Social life and customs; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Jamaica. Medical Department;...
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.15_May 29,1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government and politics-Periodicals; Jamaica-Social life and customs; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Sports-Caribbean Area; Motion pictures-Social aspects-Jamaica
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more
    • PUBLIC OPINION _Vol.1 _No.16_June 5,1937

    • Public opinion-Jamaica-20th century; Jamaica-Government politics-Periodicals; Jamaica-Social life and customs; Short stories, Caribbean (English); Motion pictures-Social aspects-Jamaica
    • A weekly Jamaican newspaper in the 1930s which provides news and views about politics; lifestyle; arts and entertainment; and more

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