Nations Report 2 & 3   JAMAICA Sarah Williamson
Music <ul><li>Reggae  </li></ul><ul><li>-Bob Marley </li></ul><ul><li>Jamaican Folk Music  </li></ul><ul><li>Major themes:...
Art <ul><li>European, American and African art styles. </li></ul><ul><li>Famous Artists: </li></ul><ul><li>-Sculptor/Paint...
Dance <ul><li>Dances from Jamaica fuse the European and African styles into one unique form.  </li></ul><ul><li>Many dance...
Theater <ul><li>1960s and 1970s: Jamaican theater exploded. </li></ul><ul><li>-  The Barn Theaters: </li></ul><ul><li>Peop...
Trade <ul><li>The Trade Board: </li></ul><ul><li>Jamaica's authority for goods exported under various trade agreements. Th...
<ul><li>Jamaica and Haiti to deepen diplomatic relations </li></ul><ul><li>Caribbean Single Market  </li></ul><ul><li>-  W...
Sources <ul><li>&quot;Ethnic Stew.&quot;  Jamaica Guide . Web. 9 Sept. 2009. <http://jamaica-guide.info/past.and.present/c...
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  1. 1. Nations Report 2 & 3 JAMAICA Sarah Williamson
  2. 2. Music <ul><li>Reggae </li></ul><ul><li>-Bob Marley </li></ul><ul><li>Jamaican Folk Music </li></ul><ul><li>Major themes: </li></ul><ul><li>1. Dance </li></ul><ul><li>2. Religious </li></ul><ul><li>3. Work/ entertainment </li></ul>
  3. 3. Art <ul><li>European, American and African art styles. </li></ul><ul><li>Famous Artists: </li></ul><ul><li>-Sculptor/Painter Edna Manley </li></ul><ul><li>-Painter Albert Huie </li></ul><ul><li>-Self-taught artist Kapo. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Dance <ul><li>Dances from Jamaica fuse the European and African styles into one unique form. </li></ul><ul><li>Many dance styles developed during slavery and emancipation period in Jamaica and reflect emotions in movement. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Theater <ul><li>1960s and 1970s: Jamaican theater exploded. </li></ul><ul><li>- The Barn Theaters: </li></ul><ul><li>People often made theaters in barns in their back yards. </li></ul><ul><li>- Sistren Theatre Collective: </li></ul><ul><li>Empowered poor urban women through improvisation and poem. </li></ul><ul><li>Crude sexual humor was typical in theater </li></ul>The Barn Theater
  6. 6. Trade <ul><li>The Trade Board: </li></ul><ul><li>Jamaica's authority for goods exported under various trade agreements. The company is headed by a Trade Administrator, managing the operations of the company with guidance from of a Board of Directors. </li></ul><ul><li>The trade board limited has responsibility for: </li></ul><ul><li>Upholding WTO Agreement on Import licensing. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Issues import and export licenses for items that may have a negative impact on the environment, or social or economic conditions of the country. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Issues certificates for Jamaican exports under the Preferential Trade Agreement. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Ensures that Jamaica meets international responsibility under the  WTO Agreement on rules of origin    </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Jamaica and Haiti to deepen diplomatic relations </li></ul><ul><li>Caribbean Single Market </li></ul><ul><li>- Would ratify the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas. </li></ul><ul><li>- Greater cooperation in areas such as tourism, agriculture and education. </li></ul><ul><li>- Jamaica has always been a friend of Haiti </li></ul>Diplomatic Relations
  8. 8. Sources <ul><li>&quot;Ethnic Stew.&quot; Jamaica Guide . Web. 9 Sept. 2009. <http://jamaica-guide.info/past.and.present/culture/>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Jamaica and Haiti to deepen diplomatic relations.&quot; Caribbean Net News . Web. 9 Sept. 2009. <http://www.caribbeannetnews.com/cgi-script/csArticles/articles/000050/005020.htm>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;The Play's the Thing.&quot; Jamaica Guide . Web. 9 Sept. 2009. <http://jamaica-guide.info/arts.and.entertainment/theater/>. </li></ul>

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