Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
Two Caribbean writers, Jamaica’s Erna Brodber and Trinidad and Tobago’s André Alexis were among the eight recipients of the 2017 Windham-Campbell Prize which awards writers at two ends of the spectrum - those who have made significant literary achievement and t
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, November 1st, 2015
Erna Brodber’s play Ratoon is a clear relative of the celebrated writer’s seminal novel Jane and Louisa Will Soon Come Home though it is obviously not quite an adaptation. Jane and Louisa is a complex novel that is a hard to understand.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Monday, June 15th, 2015
Nothing’s Mat, the newest novel from the pen of Dr. Erna Brodber recently made its debut. Dr. Brodber’s reading revealed a novel that might be slight in size but seems to be offering up weighty in its content.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, May 4th, 2014
Professor Edward Baugh and Erna Brodber are among the announced headliners as Barbados gears up for the 2014 installment of the Bim Literary Festival and Book Fair. This year’s edition of the Bim Lit Fest takes place under the theme ‘Crossing: Breaking Borders’.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, March 7th, 2014
Two novelists sandwiched three poets as the 2014 A Love Affair With Literature became a literary orgy.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
The 2014 edition of the Kingston Book Festival is set to kick off on Saturday, March 1 and continues through Sunday, March 9.