Lisa Allen-Agostini

Author & Writing workshop facilitator

Lisa Allen-Agostini

Author & Writing workshop facilitator


Lisa Allen-Agostini is a writer and editor from Trinidad and Tobago. She is the author of the YA novels Home Home (Papillote Press, 2018) and The Chalice Project (Macmillan Caribbean, 2008), and the collection of poems Swallowing the Sky (Cane Arrow Press, 2015). She co-edited the short fiction collection Trinidad Noir (Akashic Books, 2008), and voiced the audiobook version of her story in the collection, “Pot Luck”. A journalist, she has worked for all three Trinidad and Tobago national newspapers and is currently a freelance feature writer for the Newsday. She has been awarded as a journalist, fiction writer and poet and her work is widely published.

All events with Lisa Allen-Agostini

Writing workshop for visiting schools

30 Apr 2015
1:45 pm - 2:45 pm
Port of Spain Children's Library

Sunday Launch

03 May 2015
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Creativity Workshop

28 Apr 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Children's Library

Where there’s a Will

29 Apr 2016
8:00 pm - late
Big Black Box, Murray Street, Woodbrook

Brave new worlds

30 Apr 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Old Fire Station

Young Adult Literature Showcase

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

Burt Award: Celebrating our 2017 winners

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

Workshop: Creativity Writing

01 May 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children’s Reading Room

New Daughters of Africa

02 May 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Library Amphitheatre