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Stories by Glenville Ashby

Published:Sunday | May 5, 2019 | 12:23 AMGlenville Ashby

I remember sitting for hours on end listening to my mentor, Dr Henry Frank. Dr Frank was an anthropologist and historian, a jewel in the Haitian community in New York. He conveyed his knowledge of Vodun and its misrepresentation by sensationalists...

Published:Sunday | February 17, 2019 | 12:26 AMGlenville Ashby

RELIGION & CULTURE Many writers, including myself, have highlighted the sex-driven culture that defined plantation life. In part I of Sexual Violence and Genetic Survival: America’s War to Destroy the Black Male, I examined the...

Published:Sunday | February 17, 2019 | 12:13 AMGlenville Ashby

Earl Lovelace needs no introduction. Masterfully original and versatile, his literary work has captivated ­generations. Honoured with ­numerous awards, including Trinidad and Tobago’s Chaconia Medal (gold), the President’s Medal...

Published:Sunday | July 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMGlenville Ashby

Maureen Lyons of the International Society of Applied Psychoanalysis shares her thoughts on the power of energy healing.Could you give us a brief outline of your life path?I was born in Trinidad and moved to the United States three decades ago....

Published:Sunday | April 15, 2018 | 12:08 AMGlenville Ashby

Book: Get on the Bike Author: Marsha Norman Critic: Dr Glenville Ashby Marsha Norman sets the tone with perfect imagery. A bicycle represents movement, a means of taking a rider to a specific destination. Without...

Published:Sunday | April 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMGlenville Ashby

In early March, award-winning author Gleaner contributor and wellness therapist Glenville Ashby conducted a two-day qigong workshop in Valsayn, Trinidad, his second in as many months. Qigong, which means 'life energy cultivation' is one of the...

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