Cultural Studies

The contemporary force and relevance of Cultural Studies is that it has a wide vocabulary for the accommodation of the comparative understanding of different societies.

We offer three postgraduate degrees in Cultural Studies:

Here you can find more information on the Cultural Studies Postgraduate Alternative Practice-Based Examination or view our general Information for Prospective Students. Read more about our programme objectives.

Meet our staff and find out about our students' research, completed and in progress. 

Please also see our Checklist for the submission of theses.

Recent Conferences:

Workshop on Political Anthropology in the Caribbean (11-12 June, 2015), UWI, St Augustine (organised by Dr. Maarit Forde, lecturer in the Cultural Studies Programme in The Department of Literary, Cultural and Communication Studies at UWI, St Augustine).

Symposium "Body/Institution/Memory" (25 October, 2013), UWI, St Augustine (co-organised by Dr.Gabrielle Hezekiah of The Department of Literary, Cultural and Communication Studies and Caribbean Intransit).

Passages and Afterworlds: Anthropological Perspectives on Death and Mortuary Rituals in the Caribbean (6-8 June 2011), UWI, Cave Hill (co-organised by Dr. Maarit Forde of Liberal Arts and Dr. Yanique Hume, Lecturer in the Cultural Studies Programme at UWI, Cave Hill ). Download workshop poster.