Michael Anthony

Caribbean author and historian

Michael Anthony

Caribbean author and historian


Michael Anthony is an eminent Caribbean author and historian from Mayaro. He has had over 30 titles published in the form of novels, short stories and travelogues, including The Year in San Fernando, which was assigned as an English Literature text book in the Trinidad and Tobago curriculum. In 1979 he was awarded the Hummingbird Gold Medal for his contribution to literature, in 2003 he received an honorary doctorate from the University of the West Indies, and in 2012 was awarded a NALIS Lifetime Literary Award. His latest book is The Lamplighter.

All events with Michael Anthony

An hour with Michael Anthony and Willi Chen

23 Aug 2019
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Grand Market

Where is the Best book?

30 Apr 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Old Fire Station

National Library tour

28 Apr 2017
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
assemble in Library Atrium

One Book, One Community

27 Apr 2017
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Library Amphitheatre

Michael Anthony: Fifty Years On

13 Nov 2016
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
The Visitors Centre, San Fernando Hill