CrazyFruits13

everything under the sun Team.forumotion.com

November 2018
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 

Calendar Calendar

Social bookmarking
Social bookmarking digg  Social bookmarking delicious  Social bookmarking reddit  Social bookmarking stumbleupon  Social bookmarking slashdot  Social bookmarking yahoo  Social bookmarking google  Social bookmarking blogmarks  Social bookmarking live      

Bookmark and share the address of FAIR & CLEAR SKIN! on your social bookmarking website

Bookmark and share the address of CrazyFruits13 on your social bookmarking website

Latest topics
» For the anxious and depressed people
Today at 4:37 by After8mint

» China's paintings from the ruling of dynasty
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 22:52 by After8mint

» Striking Chinese paintings from the dynasty era
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 22:47 by After8mint

» Chinese ancient paintings from the dynasty era
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 22:44 by After8mint

» Ancient Chinese paintings of fashion by ruling of dynasties
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 22:38 by After8mint

» Jamaican artists paintings
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 18:44 by After8mint

» Jamaican painters art work
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 18:39 by After8mint

» Barrington Watson art paintings
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 18:34 by After8mint

» Barrington Watson paintings
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 18:31 by After8mint

» Amazing artwork from brazilian artists
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 16:24 by After8mint

» Brazilian male painter tableaux totonho
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 16:19 by After8mint

» Afro brazilian male artist paintings
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 16:13 by After8mint

» Maria Auxiliadora Da Silva Paintings
Thu 8 Nov 2018 - 16:08 by After8mint

» Captain Henry Morgan's Biography
Tue 23 Oct 2018 - 17:14 by Peacefulmilitant

» All Saints Church: A 1400 year old cathedral!
Tue 23 Oct 2018 - 16:15 by Peacefulmilitant

» The Book Of Life: This Book Is Really The Book Of Life!
Tue 23 Oct 2018 - 16:05 by After8mint

» Epitome Of Romance: Love And You by Vevine Goldson
Tue 23 Oct 2018 - 15:57 by After8mint

» A Rose Blume: Poetry that's written beautifully
Tue 23 Oct 2018 - 15:49 by After8mint

» Vevine Goldson Biography PT5
Mon 6 Aug 2018 - 15:15 by Peacefulmilitant

» Easy home remedies straight from your kitchen or cubbard
Mon 30 Jul 2018 - 23:31 by After8mint

For the anxious and depressed people

Thu 15 Nov 2018 - 4:37 by After8mint

[url=https://servimg.com/view/19941549/210]

Comments: 0

US formally tells UN it wants out of Paris climate accord

Sat 5 Aug 2017 - 10:55 by JustinBieber2

WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Friday …

Comments: 1

Usain Bolt beaten by two Americans in final 100-meter race

Sun 6 Aug 2017 - 3:50 by After8mint

Usain Bolt's farewell party was spoiled by a pair …

Comments: 3

Usain lost his bolt during final hurray nearing his retirement plan

Sun 6 Aug 2017 - 3:45 by After8mint

Usain Bolt's farewell party was spoiled by a pair …

Comments: 2

Usain Bolt retirement has stalled by two american one was his arch rival gatlin

Sun 6 Aug 2017 - 3:51 by After8mint

Usain Bolt's farewell party was spoiled by a pair …

Comments: 1

Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo dies, Chinese government says

Thu 3 Aug 2017 - 0:02 by BigBossAdmin

BEIJING -- Jailed activist and Nobel Peace …

Comments: 1

9-year-old applies for alien-fighting job, NASA responds

Sat 5 Aug 2017 - 10:47 by JustinBieber2



A 9-year-old boy answered a call from NASA to …

Comments: 1

Acute migraine drug succeeds in late-stage study

Sat 5 Aug 2017 - 10:51 by JustinBieber2

Eli Lilly and Co said on Friday said its acute …

Comments: 1

Chicago to sue DOJ over sanctuary cities policy

Sat 5 Aug 2017 - 10:55 by JustinBieber2

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the city plans to …

Comments: 1

Top posting users this week
After8mint
 


You are not connected. Please login or register

CrazyFruits13  » WELCOME TO CRAZY FRUITS BOOK CLUB » John Sinclair is a dub poet and writer

John Sinclair is a dub poet and writer

Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

1bat John Sinclair is a dub poet and writer on Fri 6 Feb 2015 - 10:53

BOBmarleyADMIN

avatar
Admin
Admin




Yasus Afari took time out to research and write his best selling book "Overstanding Rastafari: Jamaica's Gift to the World" as a follow up to work he has developed in Jamaican schools as a "Culture Agent".
The book was launched at the University of the West Indies in April 2007 and Yasus Afari started to tour the world promoting the book. This book is used in schools and universities around the world as one of the few comprehensive texts on Rastafari written by a Rastafarian. Why did you decide to write the book?
I think that once you are a part of a community, Rastafari and the Jamaican community in my case, you have a responsibility to seek to understand that community and the people with whom you co-exist in that community.
It seems strange that a book like this has never been written before.




What would you say is the main point of the book?
The main point of the book is really tolerance, overstanding, seeking to overstand and to be overstood as a social being. It is not really laced with Rasta jargon but the thinking is we all share the same breath of life. At least we have that in common, let us base our thinking on even that one premise and work the others our.
Who is the book aimed at?
Certainly the youths. Life is like a relay so we have to understand the role of the youths and we need to invest in them if we want to change things. But I am speaking to other Rastas too as we want to inspire a period of introspection. Really anyone with an interest in Rastafari and Caribbean and African-Caribbean history generally should read the book.

Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum