Louise Bennett – Miss Lou – is celebrated for her extensive cultural legacy to Jamaican arts as a poet, storyteller, actress, activist, singer, and comedienne.

Donations please

This event is free to the public and is also a benefit to raise  funds for the Louise Bennett All-Age School in Gordon Town, Jamaica. Your donations will be used to  supplement the material and equipment needs of the school

DONATIONS

Celebrate Miss Lou's birthday with a donation in her honor.  Donations help supplement material and equipment needs of the Louise Bennett All-Age School in Gordon Town, Jamaica. The Council also provides scholarships to outstanding  students in theatre at the Edna Manley College in Kingston, Jamaica.

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The Louise Bennett-Coverley Heritage Council is a Section 501(c) (3) charitable organization. All donations are deemed tax-deductible absent any limitations on deductibility applicable to a particular taxpayer. No goods or services were provided in exchange for your contribution.

THE LOUISE BENNETT-COVERLEY

HERITAGE COUNCIL (FL) INC.

Miss Lou

Full 100

Fabulous concert featuring the Jamaican Folk Singers with Colin Smith and Musicians, Joan Andrea Hutchinson, Malachi Smith and Maxine Osbourne at the Coral Springs Arts Center, Coral Springs, Fl. - Sept 7,2019.

Don Parchment photos

donparchment@gmail.com

Reading Festivals

Louise Bennett-Coverley - Reading Festivals -

2008-2019

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Writing Clinics

Write it Now

- Writing Clinics -

Scholarships

The Hon. Louise Bennett-Coverley Memorial Scholarship

Sponsors

Cheers and Applause Greet Unveiling of Miss Lou Statue

There were loud cheers and spirited applause from the massive crowd, which gathered in Gordon Town Square, St. Andrew on Friday, Sept. 7, to witness the unveiling of a life-size bronze statue in honour of Jamaica’s late cultural icon, Hon. Louise Bennett-Coverley, affectionately called “Miss Lou.”

Celebrating Miss Lou's 100th

As part of the Miss Lou 100th anniversary celebrations,

The Louise Bennett-Coverley Heritage Council (Fla) Inc., commissioned articles on Miss Lou from Jamaican writers living in South Florida for distribution to local Caribbean newspapers.

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The information on this website and the works of the Honourable Louise Bennett-Coverley are protected by copyright laws and international treaties. Unauthorized reproduction and/or distribution of her works is illegal and may result in imprisonment and/or fines. The intellectual property rights to the works of the Honourable Lousie Bennett-Coverley rest with her estate. For permission to copy, distribute, perform, broadcast, make adaptations or in any way utilize the works of the Honourable Louise Bennett-Coverley, contact the executors of her estate, Judge Pamela Appelt and Fabian Coverley at: legal@louisebennett.com