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    Marvin Speaks – A conversation with Marvin Hokstam

    Prior to this interview we read up on you a bit and we learned you had a successful career in journalism in the Caribbean. Why did you exchange the Caribbean for the Netherlands? It was time for a change. I do indeed consider my career in the Caribbean somewhat successful; being the only Suriname-born journalist who made a full transition into Caribbean journalism, living and working fully in English, travelling the region and the rest of the world extensively and winning four regional journalism awards over the course of almost 20 years. But just like when you’re down the only way to go is up, when you’re up the only…