Poetry Forward: celebrating the vitality of contemporary Caribbean poetry

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Poetry Forward: celebrating the vitality of contemporary Caribbean poetry

This special two-part event begins with readings by Forward Prize-winning poets Kei Miller and Vahni Capildeo and a conversation with Susannah Herbert, director of the Forward Arts Foundation; followed by readings from four debut books: Pitch Lake, by Andre Bagoo; Make Us All Islands, by Richard Georges; Rock | Salt | Stone, by Rosamond S. King; and Everyone Knows I Am a Haunting, by Shivanee Ramlochan; with music by Gillian Moor.