Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
The Caribbean made a near complete sweep of the 25th year of the Forward Prizes.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, September 11th, 2016
Several Caribbean voices will be adding the region's multiplicity of accents to the 2016 Brooklyn Book Festival line-up which will feature writers from Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and the Virgin Islands during the main festival day (Sunday, September 18, 2016) as well as the m
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, June 19th, 2016
Two Caribbean writers have made their way to 2016 shortlists for the Forward Prize.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, March 25th, 2016
Olive Senior (The Pain Tree), Tiphanie Yanique (Wife) and Jacqueline Bishop (The Gymnast and Other Positions) are the 2016 shortlisted writers for the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, September 20th, 2015
“What really thrills us is finding the new voices, the new writers,” declared Nicholas Laughlin, Programming Director of the Bocas Literary Fest. The occasion was The Word is Fresh, the festival’s third incursion into the Brooklyn Book Festival.