Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Media devotes special reports to Demokrissy blog focus on Heritage



Newspaper Reports arising from Demokrissy:

At least three of the blog articles from Demokrissy moves into media  

The Tomb Raiders .... Return to the Quest for El Dorado

www.kris-rampersad.blogspot.com

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Sunday Guardian Special Report: State of Heritage krisrampersadglobalConservation

The Tomb raiders strike in Mayaro

With little or no oversight mechanisms in place, it is virtually open season for hunters and hoarders of the heritage of Trinidad and Tobago and the Caribbean to gather and dispose of as they wish. This, according to LiTTscapes author and heritage educator/facilitator, Dr Kris Rampersad.

Dr Rampersad makes the comments in her blog Demokrissy (www.kris-rampersad.blogspot.com


http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2012-10-14/tomb-raiders-strike-mayaro



Tomb connects global diaspora



Published: 
Sunday, October 14, 2012


The historic Ganteaume Tombs in Mayaro belong to one of Trinidad and Tobago’s oldest, wealthiest and most influential lineages. It has links with more than 20 prominent families with ancestries through European, North and South American, Asia and the Caribbean.

http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2012-10-14/tomb-connects-global-diaspora




Mayaro residents take historic building in hand

At least two communities have committed to taking charge of their heritage elements