Earl Lovelace

Trinidadian novelist, playwright, and short story writer

Earl Lovelace

Trinidadian novelist, playwright, and short story writer

Biography

Earl Lovelace is a Trinidadian writer. His books include the Caribbean classic The Dragon Can’t Dance, and Salt, winner of the 1997 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize. His novel Is Just a Movie won the 2012 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature and the Grand Prize for Caribbean Literature from the Regional Council of Guadeloupe.