The Dragon Can’t Dance

by Earl Lovelace

Book Info

Author Earl Lovelace
Year 1979

Book Description

No. of Mentions: 17

Year of publication: 1979 (Andre Deutsch)

Author Birthplace: Trinidad

Residence: US; Trinidad

Genre: Fiction

Summary: What hides behind the mas and the masks of Trinidadian Carnival and its mixed-race, colonial social vestiges? Lovelace’s third published novel explores the richness of culture and history on all levels.

Comments: “Book(s) that show me something of who we are.” Terri Cardinez

“Read the first page – Banger!” Amilcar Sanatan