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Commonwealth Book Prize

CaribLit Launches Book Club with Ezekel Alan

CaribLit the Caribbean Literary Action Group

Caribbean publishing industry organization, The Caribbean Literary Action Group (Cariblit) is getting into the reading game. This week the  organization launched a virtual book club to encourage and promote the reading of Caribbean authors.

Jamaica Cops Commonwealth Regional Prizes

Alecia McKenzie

Jamaica copped both regional prizes in the 2012 Commonwealth writing competitions: the Commonwealth Book Prize - snagged by Alecia McKenzie for her novel Sweetheart, and the Commonwealth Short story prize - earned by Diana McCaulay for her piece ‘The Dolphin Catcher’.

Kei Miller: Reading, Writing and the Pleasures of Exile

Kei Miller

For the past four years writer Kei Miller has been enjoying the pleasures of exile in Scotland where he lectures in English and Creative Writing at the University of Glasgow.