Guadeloupe News

Maryse Condé, ‘grande dame’ of Caribbean literature, dies at age 90

Maryse Condé, an acclaimed French-language novelist from Guadeloupe who in novels, stories, plays and memoirs imagined and redefined the personal and historical past from 17th century New England to contemporary Europe, has died at age 90.

4.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes near Guadeloupe

On February 17, 2024, at 1:09 pm local time (17:09 UTC), the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWI, SRC) recorded an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1.O