publications

Heartland

A love letter to fruit and family | An almanac for Caribbean futures

This multi-modal essay, by co-investigator Dr Schuyler Esprit – originally shared with the Ecologies Entrelacées seminar at Columbia University – traces an itinerary through Dominican agrarian and family history, rushing waterways, banana booms, intergenerational transitions, homes, maroon landscapes and crises. The work meditates on the possibility of Caribbean futures through deep engagement with past survivals, knowledge and cosmology.

The essay can be found here.

  • A Road to Repair

    Petite Savanne Koudmen (a short film) Repost from EmoNewsDM.Com As part of the Surviving Storms |…
  • Tracking Elsa from Dominica

    How hurricanes come to be. Since the beginning of the hurricane season – June 1st…
  • A Journey Through Storms Past

    Notes from an Archive Internship On March 2nd, 2021 I began my archive internship at…
  • Still standing: the ti kais of Dominica

    [Cover image credit ©Dora Papp] Surviving Storms | CCC team members have been busy working…
  • Transitions: Geospatial Fieldwork in Dominica

    Preparations began in August 2020 when the Mona Geoinformatics institute (MGI) recruited, me a GIS…

Explore The Map

// experience the stories // meet the communities
Mapping hurricane hazards, survivals and repair in Dominica