Writers First

Meet the next generation of great Caribbean writers as they launch their literary careers
Day 1
27 Apr 2016

Writers First

A series of free seminars for budding and self-published writers on key areas of the book business, led by publishing experts: Don’t sell yourself short: marketing and promotion for authors,...
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Jeremy Poynting
Marina Salandy-Brown
Melanie Archer
Sharon Jorcil-James
Day 2
28 Apr 2016

Stand and Deliver: Open Mic

Our open mic for writers of prose and poetry. With featured readings by Anna Levi, author of Madinah Girl; poet and artist Sarah Beckett; 2016 Commonwealth Short Story Prize shortlistee Lance Dowrich;...
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Anna Levi
Brendon O’Brien
Sarah Beckett
Day 3
29 Apr 2016


A new anthology of Trinidadian short fiction makes its debut. Featuring Ian F. Ali, June Aming, Ty N. Batson, Stephen Brown, Elspeth Duncan, Jeanne Mason, Betty Peter, Carolyn S. Seereeram-Harnanan,...
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Betty Peter
Carolyn S. Seereeram-Harnanan
Colleen Selvon-Rampersad
Elspeth Duncan
Ian F. Ali
Jeanne Mason
Judith Theodore
June Aming
June Aming
Stephen Brown
Ty N. Batson