Kevin Jared Hosein

Winner of the 2018 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Kevin Jared Hosein

Winner of the 2018 Commonwealth Short Story Prize


Kevin Jared Hosein is an award-winning writer from Trinidad and Tobago. He was named overall winner of the 2018 Commonwealth Short Story Prize, and was the Caribbean winner of the 2015 Commonwealth Short Story Prize. He has published three books: The Repenters, (longlisted for the 2017 OCM Bocas Prize) and The Beast of Kukuyo (second-place winner of the 2017 CODE Burt Award for Caribbean Young Adult Literature) and Littletown Secrets. His writings have been published in numerous anthologies and outlets including Lightspeed Magazine and adda. 

All events with Kevin Jared Hosein

Interactive Reading: Little Town Secrets

01 May 2015
9:00 am - 9:30 am
Port of Spain Children's Library

New Worlds, Old Ways: Speculative Tales from the Caribbean

28 Apr 2016
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
De Nu Pub, French Street, Woodbrook

Sunday Launch

01 May 2016
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Readings And Writers

12 Nov 2016
3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
The Visitors Centre, San Fernando Hill

Young Adult Literature Showcase

27 Apr 2017
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
AV Room

Noir by Night: celebrating the launch of Trinidad Noir: The Classics

28 Apr 2017
7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Big Black Box, Murray Street, Woodbrook

Burt Award: Celebrating our 2017 winners

26 Apr 2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
AV Room

Commonwealth Writers Conversations: We Mark Your Memory

01 May 2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Tales for the Bookman

03 May 2019
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Old Fire Station