2023 CSA Conference Sponsors & Supporters

The Caribbean Studies Association would like to thank the following institutions and organizations for their generous support and partnerships that made this conference possible:

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University of the Virgin Islands RT Park

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Platinum Sponsors:

University of the Virgin Islands RT Park (CSA2023 Signature Conference Venue) – https://uvirtpark.net

Office of the Governor and the Government of the Virgin Islands – https://www.vi.gov

Dr. Simone L. Palmer Wellness Center – sherylstx126@gmail.com

Virgin Islands Department of Tourism – https://www.visitusvi.com and https://dot.vi.gov


gold sponsors

Gold Sponsors:

UVI Medical Simulation Center – https://www.uvi.edu/msc/index.html

175th VI Emancipation Commemoration Committee – https://vi175.com

St. Croix Foundation for Community Development – https://www.stxfoundation.org

The Company House and Caravelle Hotels (CSA2023 Signature Conference Venue) – https://www.hotelcompanyhouse.com and https://www.hotelcaravelle.com


silver sponsor

Silver Sponsors:

VI Lottery Commission – https://www.winusvilottery.com


bronze sponsors

Bronze Sponsors: 

Creative Justice Initiative – https://creativejustice-initiative.org

Janice K. Born



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University of Mississippi Press – https://www.upress.state.ms.us

Rutgers University Press – https://www.rutgersuniversitypress.org

University Press of Florida – https://upf.com

The University of the West Indies Press (UWI Press) – https://www.uwipress.com


Supporters and Advertisers

Carambola Beach Resort Hotel, Marriott –  https://www.marriott.com/en-us/hotels/stxbr-carambola-beach-resort

ICON Ltd. Jamaica –  https://iconjamaica.com

Let’s Do It In the Caribbean (Jamaica) –  https://www.letsdoitinthecaribbean.com

Carib NewsRoom (Jamaica) –  https://caribnewsroom.com

Sugar Apple Bed and Breakfast & Feather Leaf Inn –  https://www.sugarapplebnb.com and https://www.featherleafinn.com

Tamarind Reef Resort Hotel –  https://www.tamarindreefresort.com

Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts –  https://www.cmcarts.org

Women’s Coalition of St. Croix –  https://wcstx.org

LiveUp Nutrition –  liveupnutrition365@yahoo.com

University of Mississippi Press

House of Nehesi Publishers (St. Martin) –  http://houseofnehesipublish.com/sxm

Per Ankh Khamniversity

Conscious Lyrics Foundation (St. Martin)

AQMW Enterprises

AST Speaks –  https://www.facebook.com/astspeaks and  https://www.youtube.com/astspeaks

Per Ankh Khamniversity –  https://www.youtube.com/perankhu


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The list of sponsors and supporters for CSA2023 and CSA in general is continuing to expand with regular updates on our media networks for inclusion in the official CSA2023 St. Croix Conference Program Booklet being designed for digital access and select hardcopies for CSA delegates and sponsors. Check the CSA website for more information for the CSA2023 Conference in St. Croix from June 5th to 9th in the UVI Research and Technology Park (Platinum Sponsor) and UVI Medical Simulation Center (Gold Sponsor)

As CSA is on the eve of its’ 50th Golden Jubilee Anniversary in 2024, is your institution or corporation supporting and sponsoring CSA with an ad, book exhibit purchase, contribution to the CSA Journal, or another in-kind or direct donation?  Tax-deductible donations may be made at:  https://www.caribbeanstudiesassociation.org/donate/  CSA Members are encouraged to transform and elevate the culture of this member-focused organization by securing contributions and donations- financial and in-kind resources- from our respective universities, institutions, corporations, civil society networks, governments, and individuals willing and made aware of the importance of supporting CSA during our 49th anniversary year into our 50th Golden Jubilee Anniversary year in 2024 and beyond! !

“It’s no secret that Caribbean culture and its diaspora are undergoing another Renaissance. Our values, calls for self-determination, and engagement platforms are reaching a global audience more than ever. For folks like us, CSA 2023 is designed to help future-proof the movement for the next generation of academics, artists, activists, entrepreneurs and thought leaders. Get involved by registering as our guest, an exhibitor, or a conference sponsor. Let’s renew those relationships this June 2023 and continue to celebrate the best of us. Join us at the CSA 2023. June 5th to 9th on St. Croix, Virgin Islands (US).” (Kahina:2023)

Remain inspired!

Dr. ChenziRa Davis Kahina rka Dr. Chen

CSA President 2022-2023