Category Archives: Events

Socialism in the English-speaking Caribbean

Call for Papers

Organised workers’ movements first appeared as a significant social force in the British Caribbean Region Colonies before the Second World War. Anticolonial movements began to gather momentum in the region around the same time. Socialists and socialist ideas played a significant part in both sets of movements, particularly as they developed and began to see political success in the post-war era.… read on ...

Climate Change and the Caribbean

Society for Caribbean Studies would like to thank all those who came to the SCS Live Q&A/discussion event, entitled ‘Climate Change and the Caribbean‘.

Dr Edil Sepulveda is a NASA scientist, licensed attorney, climate change expert, and Puerto Rican Diaspora organizer. His talk is still available at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lf4swRlke_w&feature=youtu.be

Please note: due to the pandemic, SCS has not been able to run our annual conference in 2020, but we look forward to seeing you at our annual conference in 2021!

Postgraduate Conference cancelled

“It is with regret that we are having to cancel the Society for Caribbean Studies (SCS) Postgraduate Conference, which was due to take place at the end of April (see details below).  In conformity with current UK national guidelines around suppressing the spread of COVID-19, Leicester University is cancelling public gatherings in March and April. … read on ...