Jennifer RahimPOEMS Jennifer Rahim’s poems move seamlessly between the
inwardly confessional, an acute sensitivity to the distinctive subjectivities
of an immediate circle of family, friends and neighbours, and a powerful sense
of Trinidadian place and history. Few have writ..
Cambridge is a powerful and haunting
novel set in that uneasy time between the abolition of the slave trade and the
emancipation of the slaves. It explores the feelings of uncertainty that
defined that period. It is the story of Emily Cartwright, an Englishwoman s..
Austin Clarke NOVELOn a summer day a man and a woman start a conversation
during a party. Almost immediately they are addicted to each other and they
both get their lives upside down, till they start to ask themselves questions.
What do they know of each other? What can you really know ..
Collected Poems 1948-1984
POEMSThis remarkable collection, which won the 1986
Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Poetry, includes most of the poems from each
of Derek Walcott's seven prior books of verse and all of his long
autobiographical poem, "Another Life." The 1992 Nobel La..
EEN KIEM VAN BETOVERING
V.S. NaipaulROMANHet leven van Willie
Chandran, bekend uit de roman Een half leven, wordt voortdurend gestuurd door
de beslissingen van anderen. Als jongeman ontvluchtte Willie de beklemmende
ouderlijke ashram in India en kwam hij terecht in het naoorlogse Londen. Na.
EVA/SIÓN/ES Chiqui ViciosoMULTILINGUAL POEMSThis book is a small trilingual tome – one long poem with
translations from Spanish to English and French.REVIEWS
“The book is the natural evolution of [the
author´s] rapprochement to the culture that surrounds her, the plural and
Diana McCaulayHISTORICAL NOVELLeigh McCaulay left Jamaica for New York at fifteen
following her parents’ divorce. In the wake of her mother’s death fifteen years
later, she returns to the island to find her estranged father and the family
secrets he holds. In Jamaica she encounters the f..
Howard A. FergusPOEMS
REVIEWS“In the clean lyric line, the rhyming line … an honest, unsentimental
perception of humanity. From a freshly-wrought volcanic landscape, Fergus
speaks authentically, deeply …” - Marion Bethel, author, The Bahamas“The only bleeding thing for me to be the
IN TIME OF NEED
Shakirah BourneSHORT STORIES
A collection of award-winning Barbadian stories that showcase the
controversial and often hidden aspects of the supposed Caribbean paradise. The
themes of love and relationships, domestic and emotional abuse, politics in the
rum shop, sex tourism a..
Edwidge Danticat SHORT STORIES Before
some Haitians tell a story, they ask, “Krik?” and their eager listeners
respond, “Krak!” In this collection of short stories examining the lives,
loves, and pains of ordinary Haitians, both in Haiti and the United States,
NOVELNobel Laureate V.S. Naipaul tells, in Miguel Street in a gripping
and compelling manner about the capital of his native Trinidad. What for an
outsider looks like a dilapidated corner of Port of Spain, lurks in reality a
caricatured world in which the tra..
REGRESO REGRESO AL HOGAR
La educación occidental y el
CULTUREConversaciones II includes the monograph Western Education and the Caribbean
Intellectual, and as Rex Nettleford writes in the introduction, the book is
proving to be “par..