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Bahamian Rake-n-Scrape Music

**Watch on YouTube** In this fascinating Smithsonian Folkways documentary, Ophie Webb of the rake-n-scrape band, Ophie & The Websites, shares the history of the social dance music that was influenced by European and African cultures and prevails to this day in the Bahamas and Turks & Caicos. *Runtime: 6 min.*

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The Sounds of the Caribbean

**Listen on Spotify** A hand-picked collection of Caribbean tracks. The perfect mood-setting soundtrack.

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Shakespeare in the Caribbean

**Listen on soundcloud** Shakespeare and his plays are woven deeply into the culture of the British Caribbean, where there's a long tradition of using...

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Jean Rhys - Wide Sargasso Sea

**Listen on Spotify** In this BBC podcast, Sarah Dillon hunts down the story behind the writing of Dominica-born British author’s masterwork, which ...

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