Session Speaker: Dr. Stanley H. Griffin

Stanley H. Griffin was born in Barbados, but grew up around the Caribbean, which greatly inluenced his love for Caribbean history, people and culture. Stanley holds a BA (Hons.) in History, and a PhD in Cultural Studies (with High Commendation), UWI, and an MSc in Archives and Records Management (Int’l), University of Dundee, Scotland. Formerly Assistant Archivist and later, Archivist-in-Charge of the UWI Archives at Mona, he is now a Lecturer in the Department of Library and Information Studies, UWI,  where he coordinates the archives and records management programme.

Stanley’s research interests include Multiculturalism in Antigua and the Eastern Caribbean, the Cultural Dynamics of intra-Caribbean migrations, Archives in the constructs of Caribbean Culture, and Community Archives in the Caribbean.