Closing Address: Fulfilling the promise of culture and development

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Description of Activity

I was invited to deliver the closing address at a 1 day symposium hosted by the Dept.of Creative and Festival Arts at the University of the West Indies, St.Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago. The overarching theme of the event was cultural policy for development in the Caribbean, and a range of speakers, from academia, government/policy, culture and the arts were present. The symposium aimed to provide a platform for: 1) Advancing a dialogue on a national cultural policy for Trinidad and Tobago, and 2) Driving the national policy decision-making process.
Period27 Apr 2017
Event titleUWI DCFA Th?nk 3 Cultural Policy Symposium: A Stimulus for Action
Event typeOther
LocationSt Augustine, Trinidad and TobagoShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational


  • cultural policy, culture, development, caribbean