Loretta Collins

Multi award-winning author

Loretta Collins

Multi award-winning author

Biography

Loretta Collins Klobah’s first book The Twelve Foot Neon Woman (Peepal Tree Press, 2011) received the OCM Bocas Prize in Caribbean Literature in the category of poetry and was short-listed for the Felix Dennis Prize in the Forward Prize series. She has been awarded the Pushcart Prize, the Earl Lyons Award from The Academy of American Poets, and the Pam Wallace Award for an Aspiring Woman Writer. She lives in San Juan, Puerto Rico, where she is a professor of Caribbean literature and creative writing at University of Puerto Rico. Her latest book, Ricantations, is published in 2018.

All events with Loretta Collins

Crossing Tongues

29 Apr 2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
1st Floor Seminar Room

Sunday Launch

29 Apr 2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Old Fire Station