"When he accepted the Nobel prize in 1982, Garcia Marquez described Latin America as a “source of insatiable creativity, full of sorrow and beauty, of which this roving and nostalgic Colombian is but one cipher more, singled out by fortune. Poets and beggars, musicians and prophets, warriors and scoundrels, all creatures of that unbridled reality, we have had to ask but little of imagination, for our crucial problem has been a lack of conventional means to render our lives believable.”
~ Rest in Peace~"
— Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87. (via washingtonpost)
Eventually the 32K memory option was dropped entirely and only 16K or 64K versions were offered. He was a second team All American in 1981 and 1983. The headphone symbol at the foot of the image indicates that the artefact is part of the audio tour.
"“Caribbean” is a root word. “Caribbean” is also a “route” word – it can offer one way to travel; one path in practices of self-articulation. When you add the suffix “-ness” to the root/route, the resultant word is one that compels you to confront a condition of being – that condition or quality of “being Caribbean.” What then is Caribbeanness?"
— Stuart Hall (via caribbeancivilisation)