V.S. Russell


V.S. Russell is a poet, actor, director and screenwriter. He was born in St. Ann, Jamaica, and attended Ferncourt High School and EXED Community College, where he studied the Performing Arts. He went on to study Theatre and Media Arts at the University of South Carolina. Russell is pleased to share his admiration and respect for Jamaican folklore with the rest of the world in this publication of Bre’r Anancy and the Magic Pot

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Bre'r Anancy and the Magic Pot
Series: Brer Anancy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Jamaican Folk Stories are exemplified through the “keen and cunny Ashanti (West African) Spider God Anancy, but many Jamaicans know and love him as the trickify little spider man who speaks with a lisp and live by his wits, who is both comic and sinister, the hero and villain of Jamaican folk stories.”-The Hon Louise Bennett-Coverly. OJ

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