I of the Island

Ever read Humans of New York? 'I of the Island' features the St Helenians who make up one of the world’s most unique, isolated communities. Who’s the most remote ‘superhero’ on earth? What’s it like to be one of two people who monitor an endangered species of bird? How do you play the bones? We let some of the island’s most interesting personalities speak for themselves through video, transcripts and photos.

In Brief:

Stedson Stroud, Barry Francis, Robin Benjamin
July 13, 2017

I of the Island: Joan Peters

May 05, 2017
After practicing as a nurse for 30 years on St. Helena, in the UK, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, St. Helenian Joan Peters retired from nursing and returned to St. Helena...