The second Tobago NGC Bocas Lit Fest took place on 9-11 July at the Scarborough Library Facility, Trinidad’s Express reports . The Tobago festival celebrates the island’s literary and oral traditions. 170 more words
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Delving into life in Calvary Hill, a marginalized neighborhood in Trinidad’s capital city of Port of Spain, this novel takes on the topics of colonialism, racism, poverty, gender roles, aging and more in the most masterful way. 70 more words
From the Bocas Prize website . . .
Robert Antoni, 2014 winner of the OCM BOCAS Prize for Caribbean Literature; 2012 winner, Earl Lovelace; and Kei Miller, 2014 non-fiction winner, were among a group of eight writers invited to showcase Caribbean writing in the Swiss alpine town of Bellinzona last weekend. 137 more words