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Duppy Jamboree

And Other Jamaican Poems

by Valerie Bloom

  • 159 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature: poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Arts & Humanities,
  • Education / Teaching Methods & Materials / Arts & Humanities,
  • Poetry in Caribbean dialect, Jamaican writers,
  • Education

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7739832M
    ISBN 100521409098
    ISBN 109780521409094

    Valerie Bloom was born in Jamaica, the oldest of nine children, and grew up in a small town surrounded by mountains. She began writing poetry when she was in primary school, and had soon a poem published in a national newspaper. Valerie Bloom has published several collections, the most recent of which is Whoop an' Shout! Her first collection was Touch Mi, Tell Mi, published by Bogle-L'Ouverture in , and this was followed by Duppy Jamboree (Cambridge University Press, ), Born: c.  (age 62–63), Clarendon Parish, Jamaica.

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    Author of Touch Mi! Tell Mi!, Duppy Jamboree, The World Is Sweet, Whoop an' shout!, Ackee, Breadfruit, Callaloo, Fruits, Hot Like Fire, Let Me Touch the SkyWritten works: The World Is Sweet, Ackee, Breadfruit, Callaloo. Simpsons Comics Jam-Packed Jamboree by Matt Groening and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at natalierosedodd.com


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Highly recommended for Author: Aston Cooke. Share - Duppy Jamboree: And Other Jamaican Poems by Valerie Bloom (Paperback, ). Oct 24,  · About the Book “Country Duppy and Jonkanoo Jamboree are two very amusing plays that revel in traditional Jamaican cultural forms and creatively explore their Author: Aston Cooke.

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The word is sometimes spelled duffy. It is both singular and plural. Much of Caribbean folklore revolves around duppy. Duppy are generally regarded as malevolent spirits. They are said to mostly come out and haunt people at night, and people from around the islands claim to have seen them.

View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Duppy Jamboree on Discogs.4/4(1). Duppy jamboree and other Jamaican poems. [Valerie Bloom; Michael Charlton] -- A collection of poetry about the joys and tribulations of growing up in the Caribbean written in modified Jamaican patois and reflecting the strong oral tradition of the Caribbean.

Today Valerie Bloom is perhaps best known for her popular children’s books and poetry collections. In volumes like The World is Sweet (), Hot like Fire (), and Ackee, Breadfruit, Callaloo: An Edible Alphabet (), Bloom skilfully combines modified Caribbean dialect with Standard English to create verse and rhymes which are at once sensuous, exuberant and natalierosedodd.com Of Birth: Jamaica.

My first poetry collection for adults, Touch Mi. Tell Mi. was published by Bogle-L'Ouverture inand a children's collection, Duppy Jamboree, followed through Cambridge University Press in Since then I've worked on various poetry books and anthologies, as well as contributing to projects and collections edited by colleagues.

My first children's novel, Surprising Joy, deals with the. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Teal Vinyl release of Duppy Jamboree on Discogs/5(3).A collection of clips from Aston Cooke's portfolio "Country Duppy & Jonkanoo Jamboree" Book by Aston Cooke - Duration: "Country Duppy" - Jamaican play by Aston Cooke - Duration: 1 Views: 4K.Duppy Jamboree, Cambridge University Press () Fruits, Macmillan Children's Books () Ackee, Breadfruit, Callaloo, Bogle L'Ouverture and Macmillan Caribbean () New Baby, Macmillan Children’s Books () The World is Sweet, Bloomsbury Children's Books () Hot Like Fire, Bloomsbury Children's Books ().