Caryl Phillips

Author of A View of the Empire at Sunset

Caryl Phillips

Author of A View of the Empire at Sunset

Biography

Caryl Phillips was born in St. Kitts. He is the author of numerous books of fiction and non-fiction. A recipient of a 2013 Anthony Sabga Award for Caribbean Excellence, his awards include the PEN Open Book Award, the Commonwealth Literature Prize, the Martin Luther King Memorial Prize, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Crossing the River, which was also short-listed for the Booker Prize. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

All events with Caryl Phillips

Capitalism and Slavery at 75

03 May 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Old Fire Station

One-on-one with Caryl Phillips

03 May 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Old Fire Station