Contact & Acknowledgement

About Author Ruane Remy lives in Toronto, Canada, but was born in the Commonwealth of Dominica. This project was inspired by Ketura Fontaine, her Kalinago great-grandmother. The Kalinago name for the...

About Author

Ruane Remy lives in Toronto, Canada, but was born in the Commonwealth of Dominica. This project was inspired by Ketura Fontaine, her Kalinago great-grandmother. The Kalinago name for the volcanic island of Dominica is Waitukubuli, which means “tall is her body.”

Contact Ruane at ruane(dot)remy(at)gmail(dot)com or on Twitter @RuaneRemy.

Many thanks to…

The Kalinago people of Dominica
The Ministry of Carib Affairs, Government of Dominica
Journalism Faculty and Staff, Ryerson University
Adolphus David
Adeline Dubois David
Debra Pemberton
And two very hardworking cars, especially “Yellow Bird.”

A yellow car nicknamed "Yellow Bird"

 

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