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Listen to interview with Nicholas Laughlin, Programme Director of NGC Bocas Lit Fest

Listen to interview with Nicholas Laughlin, Programme Director of NGC Bocas Lit Fest

Nicholas Laughlin introduces ‘Secret Lives: Inspired by the Archives’ at NGC Bocas Lit Fest 2018. At the event, Breanne Mc Ivor, Andre Bagoo and Anu Lakhan read their creative responses to literary archives in Trinidad.     By Zakiya Mckenzie On Sunday April 29, 2018, […]

Interrogating History and Researching the Unknown: Looking for Lost Caribbean Lit

Interrogating History and Researching the Unknown: Looking for Lost Caribbean Lit

Street art, Bristol Uk Photo credit: Paul Townsend   By Zakiya Mckenzie  June 2018 will mark seventy years since the of docking of the Empire Windrush – the iconic ship that sailed from Jamaica to London in 1948, bringing the first mass influx of West Indian’s […]