Pre-Festival Events

A full month of exciting events leading up to the 2018 Festival.
Day 1
18 Apr 2018

After Dark: An intimate encounter with Monique Roffey and Shivanee Ramlochan

Monique Roffey, winner of the 2013 OCM Bocas Prize and author of the novel The Tryst, and poet Shivanee Ramlochan, author of Everyone Knows I Am a Haunting, read from...
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Angelique V. Nixon
Monique Roffey
Shivanee Ramlochan
Day 2
23 Apr 2018

Book Launch: Tito, by Marcelo Simonetti

The launch of Tito, a coming-of-age story full of universal themes of boyhood innocence, adolescent fantasies and the magic of first love, by Chilean author Marcelo Simonetti. Published by Ian Randle...
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Day 3
24 Apr 2018

Book Launch: In a World of Their Own: Carnival Dreamers & Makers, Photographs by Maria Nunes

Join us for the launch of the long-awaited book of Carnival images by one of T&T’s best loved contemporary photographers, introduced by poet Shivanee Ramlochan. Hosted by Robert and Christopher...
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Maria Nunes
Shivanee Ramlochan