The Life and Times of Joseph Hill

This book can be seen as a modest tribute to a great band, but there is another motive which is linked to my work as an academic specialising in Caribbean cultures. My own field as a researcher is the link between Caribbean poetry, Caribbean music and the Caribbean...

Jamaican Music in England

This book looks at the Jamaican presence in England between the 1960s and the 1980s from a musical point of view. The period covered concerns three crucial decades in the growth and development of Jamaican popular music in England in its various forms (rock steady and...

Dub Poets in Their Own Words

Dub Poets in Their Own Words (APS PUblications, 2017) is a journey into dub poetry from the dub poets’ point of view. Contrary to other publications on this controversial art form, it proposes to let the practioners of the genre speak. Dub poetry has been...