7th Global

2022/02/16 07:30:00

About the Conference

The Institute of Caribbean Studies and Reggae Studies Unit at The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and the Perry Henzell Estate in association with the Sonic Street Technologies project are delighted to announce the staging of the 7th Global Reggae Conference under the theme ‘Reggae Films, Reggae Icons, Reggae Music’ in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the release of The Harder They Come. Hosted typically as a premier biennial event, in this its 7th staging, the Global Reggae Conference shifts to a triennial offering in 2022. Hosted inside Jamaica’s Reggae Month, this conference will engage academics within a wide field of scholastic orientations and practice.

Reggae Academics

meet at the Global Reggae Conference 2022. “Reggae Films, Reggae Icons, Reggae Music”.

Dr. Les Johnson

Birmingham City University

Dr. Dennis Howard

RJR Broadcasting Group

Prof. Ken Bilby


Prof. Tim Wall

Birmingham City University

Dr. Sonjah Stanley Niaah

The University of the West Indies

Event Programme

Events that will excite and educate. See Kingston through the eyes of Reggae Flims. Full programme COMING SOON!

Conference Pricing

Register for Global Reggae Conference 2022

Contact the Global Reggae Conference 2022 Secretariat at:

Institute of Caribbean Studies & Reggae Studies Unit
Faculty of Humanities and Education
The University of the West Indies,
Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica.

Email all submissions to globalreggaeconference@gmail.com with the subject heading “Reggae Films 2022”.