Kingston wrestles with the enduring legacy of colonial rags and riches, recent episodes of political strife and the occasional outburst of modern-day turf rivalry. Formerly the hub of Britain's Caribbean Empire, the Jamaican capital provides an intriguing cauldron of political, social and cultural excitement as one of the region's great cities.Fado. aamp;. Food. Saudade is a word in regular use and, as mentioned earlier, has come to mean a feeling of nostalgia for the past, as the future can never offer better. ... It is a specifically Portuguese term, there being no equivalent in other cultures, because it is a feeling, an attitude as much as anything that ... It goes to show that as one doesna#39;t compare flamenco to anything else, or tango for 95 Fado aamp; Food.
|Publisher||:||Signal Books - 2002|