2015 Children’s Festival Participants

The line-up of performers, storytellers and writers at the 2015 NGC Children's Bocas Lit Fest

Colin Bootman

Illustrator, Author

Diana McCaulay

Burt Award for Caribbean Literature 2015 Finalist

Eintou Pearl Springer

Former Poet Laureate of Port of Spain

Grace Achoy

Trinidadian librarian

Imam Baksh

2018 CODE Burt Award for Young Adult Caribbean Literature Finalist

Kevin Jared Hosein

Winner of the 2018 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Lisa Allen-Agostini

2017 CODE Burt Award for Young Adult Literature Winner

Muhammad Muwakil

Poet and musician

Senator the Hon. Raziah Ahmed

President of the Senate

Sufia Giza Amenwahsu

Poet and Historian

Summer Edward

Poet and children's writer

Verna Allette Wilkins

Celebrated author of 30 books for young people