Jamaica - Land we love


Since 2019, Socare e.V. has offered a biannual prize for dissertations in the field of Caribbean studies in the social sciences, humanities or… Read more
Jamaican chargé d'affaires opens exhibition "Dub Museum" in Bersenbrück. Read more
The conference of the DJG in cooperation with the Arbeitnehmerzentrum Koenigswinter will take place from October 27th to 29th, 2023 in Koenigswinter.… Read more
At the end of the seventies everyone danced to “Rivers of Babylon” by Boney M. Hardly anyone understood the song, originally a Rastafarian confession.… Read more
When it comes to Jamaica's cultural legacy, music looms large, but the island also possesses a rich literary history that spans generations, and is… Read more

GJS Annual Conference 2022

Participants of the GJS conference 2018 in Koenigswinter prepare a Jamaican buffet

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"DUB Conferece - 50 Years Dub from Jamaica"

Helmut Philipps presents his new book

Helmut Philipps has been a member of the German-Jamaican Society for many years. Here he presents his new book "DUB Konferenz - 50 Jahre Dub aus Jamaika" to Ms. Denise Sealey, Charge d'Affair of the Jamaican Embassy. He works as a book author and journalist on the main topic "Reggae & Jamaica" and often comes to the conferences of the DJG as a welcome speaker: www.facebook.com/Helmut.Philipps.Reggae/