Congratulations to Professor Lorna Goodison, who was one of eight cultural icons honored for their contribution to Jamaica, the Caribbean and the world by the Creative Production and Training Centre (CPTC)

The eight were honored with plaques, in speeches, video vignettes, and musical items. The elegant affair, titled 'CPTC Jamaica 50, 2012 Cultural Medal of Honour Award', was held at King's House in Jamaica.