John O. Stewart

Novelist and anthropologist

John O. Stewart

Novelist and anthropologist

Biography

John O. Stewart is a prize-winning Trinidadian novelist and anthropologist. His titles include Last Cool Days; Curving Road; Drinkers, Drummers and Decent Folk; and Looking for Josephine. His work in narrative ethnography includes Project Colorful Skin (co-authored), and Kungo Nights—a collective memory of village Trinidad (in progress). Professor Emeritus, (UC Davis), he lives and works in Davis, California.