August 2020 Events

Social distancing is in full effect, but literary events continue to bring us together in the virtual world.

We continue to celebrate Caribbean reading, writing, and ideas in virtual space throughout August 2020, leading up to the NGC Bocas Lit Fest in September.

 

Day 1
09 Aug 2020

Bios & Bookmarks: Karen Lord

A weekly session featuring readings by, and conversations with, Caribbean authors.
Karen Lord
Shivanee Ramlochan
Day 2
16 Aug 2020

Bios & Bookmarks with Diana McCaulay

A weekly session featuring readings by, and conversations with, Caribbean authors.
Diana McCaulay
Day 3
23 Aug 2020

Bios & Bookmarks with Rabindranath Maharaj

A weekly session featuring readings by, and conversations with, Caribbean authors.
Rabindranath Maharaj

First Citizens National Poetry Slam Semi-Final #1

The Slam semi-finals return on TV and via livestream at www.tv6tnt.com. Together, the semi-final events will feature near forty competitors who topped the January auditions to secure their spot in the FCNPS second round.
Miscellaneous Authors
Day 4
26 Aug 2020

Bring Your Own Book & Bottle (BYOBB) – August Edition

Our monthly virtual hangout where you can share excerpts from your favourite books and discuss what you’re reading.
Miscellaneous Authors
Day 5
30 Aug 2020

Bios & Bookmarks with Jeanelle Frontin

A weekly session featuring readings by, and conversations with, Caribbean authors.
Jeanelle Frontin

First Citizens National Poetry Slam Semi-Final #2

The Slam semi-finals return on TV and via livestream at www.tv6tnt.com. Together, the semi-final events will feature near forty competitors who topped the January auditions to secure their spot in the FCNPS second round.
Miscellaneous Authors