Shivanee Ramlochan

Trinidadian poet, critic, and book blogger

Shivanee Ramlochan

Trinidadian poet, critic, and book blogger

Biography

Shivanee Ramlochan is a Trinidadian poet, critic, and book blogger. Her first book of poems, Everyone Knows I Am a Haunting (Peepal Tree Press, 2017) was a finalist for the 2018 People’s Choice T&T Book of the Year, and was shortlisted for the Felix Dennis Forward Prize for Best First Collection. Shivanee was shortlisted for the 2018 Bridport Prize for Poetry. “The Red Thread Cycle”, from her debut collection, won a Small Axe Literary Competition Prize for Poetry (second-place), and is on audiovisual display at the National Art Gallery of the Bahamas.

Find Shivanee’s work online at www.novelniche.net, shivaneeramlochan.com, @novelniche.

All events with Shivanee Ramlochan

Peekash Presents

30 Apr 2015
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
De Nu Pub, French Street, Woodbrook

Brave new worlds: how fantasy can fix reality

01 May 2015
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Old Fire Station

NGC Bocas Lit Fest South 2015

11 Oct 2015
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
San Fernando Hill

Wide Sargasso Sea at 50

28 Apr 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
AV Room

One-on-one with Kamila Shamsie

28 Apr 2016
4:00 pm-5:00 pm
Old Fire Station

One-on-one With Dionne Brand

29 Apr 2016
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Poetry Forward: celebrating the vitality of contemporary Caribbean poetry

27 Apr 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Kaiso Blues Café, 85 Woodford Street

Caribbean poetry’s new wave

30 Apr 2017
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Old Fire Station

After Dark: An intimate encounter with Monique Roffey and Shivanee Ramlochan

18 Apr 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bocas Lit Fest Writers’ Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Book Launch: Tito, by Marcelo Simonetti

23 Apr 2018
6:00 pm
Bocas Lit Fest Writers’ Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Book Launch: In a World of Their Own: Carnival Dreamers & Makers, Photographs by Maria Nunes

24 Apr 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Big Black Box, 33 Murray Street, Woodbrook

First Time Authors

25 Apr 2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
AV Room

Workshop: Writers First

25 Apr 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
AV Room

Film: Pacific Voices

26 Apr 2018
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
AV Room

Salon: In conversation with Barbara Lalla

28 Apr 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
2nd Floor Seminar Room

Take Two: Let poems blaze

29 Apr 2018
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Old Fire Station

Film: Pacific Voices

29 Apr 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
AV Room

Poetry Masterclass Workshop (Part 1)

11 Nov 2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Poetry Masterclass Workshop (Part 2)

18 Nov 2018
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
The Writers Centre, 14 Alcazar Street, St. Clair

Cropper Foundation at 20

04 May 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
AV Room

Reading beyond boundaries

05 May 2019
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Take Two: Nicole Sealey and Forward Prize winner Danez Smith

05 May 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Old Fire Station