Children’s Festival Participants

The line-up of performers, storytellers and writers at the 2016 NGC Children's Bocas Lit Fest

Alscess Lewis-Brown

Educator and children’s author

Auntie Thea


Avion Crooks

teacher, storyteller, actress

Carol Ottley-Mitchell

Author and professional editor

Eintou Pearl Springer

Former Poet Laureate of Port of Spain

Jaime Lee Loy

Artist and writer

Jeunanne Alkins

Artist and founder of design studio

Joan Osborne

librarian, actress, storyteller and lecturer

Lalonde Ochoa

storyteller, actor and playwright

Lisa Allen-Agostini

Founder of The Allen Prize for Young Writers

Lylah Persad

Writer, director, actor and storyteller

Marsha Riley

Author, Coach, Motivational Speaker

Ramabai Espinet

Academic, writer, and critic

Sufia Giza Amenwahsu

Co-founder of the Riverside Renaissance Writers Group, California

Summer Edward

Poet and children's writer

Thelma Perkins

Writer and storyteller