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Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature

Olive Senior, Austin Clarke and Andre Alexis Among 2016 Bocas Prize Longlist

OCM Bocas Prize 2016 longtlist

The six longlisted books for this year’s OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature have been announced.

Marlon James, Olive Senior and Vladimir Lucien Shortlisted for 2015 Bocas Prize

OCM Bocas Prize 2015 Shortlist

The shortlist of the 2015 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean literature, featuring three writers in different stages of their careers has been announced. St.

2015 OCM Bocas Longlist Announced

The 2015 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature Longlist

The longlist for the 2015 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature, comprising nine poets, fiction and non-fiction writers from across the region has been announced.

Robert Antoni Wins OCM Bocas Prize 2014

Robert Antoni author of As Flies to Whatless Boys wins the OCM Bocas Prize 2014

Robert Antoni’s As Flies to Whatless Boys copped the fourth OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature and in an unprecedented move, (at least in the awards short but distinguished life) he decided that he would share his winnings with the two other shortlisted writers Lorna Goodi

Three Writers Shortlisted for Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 2014

Bocas Lit Prize 2014 Shortlist

Visions, ‘whatless’ boys and journeys will be contesting for the 2014 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature as the shortlist for the coveted award was recently announced.

Archipelago by Monique Roffey Cops Bocas Prize 2013

Archipelago by Monique Roffey

Archipelago, a novel by Trinidadian writer Monique Roffey, sailed away with the 2013 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature.

Bocas Lit Fest Announces Impressive Line-Up

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An impressive line-up of writers have been announced for the 2nd Annual NGC Bocas Literary Festival, Port of Spain. Writers for this year’s festival include Michael Anthony, George Lamming, Erna Brodber, Mervyn Morris and Kei Miller.