Vahni Capildeo

Winner of the 2016 Forward Prize | Chair of the poetry judges for the 2018 OCM Bocas Prize.

Vahni Capildeo

Winner of the 2016 Forward Prize | Chair of the poetry judges for the 2018 OCM Bocas Prize.

Biography

Vahni Capildeo’s books include No Traveller Returns (2003), Person Animal Figure (2005), Undraining Sea (2009, shortlisted for the Guyana Prize for Literature Caribbean Award), Dark & Unaccustomed Words (2012, longlisted for the OCM Bocas Prize), Utter (2013), Simple Complex Shapes (2015), Measures of Expatriation (2016 winner of the Forward Best Collection Prize), and Venus as a Bear (2018). She is chair of the poetry judges for the 2018 OCM Bocas Prize.

All events with Vahni Capildeo

Sunday Launch

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

Crossing Tongues

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

Robber Talk

26 Apr 2018
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Old Fire Station

The books that made me

30 Apr 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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

Workshop: Tongueless whispering 2

27 Apr 2017
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
1st Floor Seminar Room

Workshop: Tongueless whispering 1

26 Apr 2017
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
1st Floor Seminar Room

Shakespeare and me

01 May 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Old Fire Station

Remembering the Merikins: River of Freedom

30 Apr 2016
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Trinity Cathedral, Abercromby Street

Remembering the Merikins: Land and freedom

30 Apr 2016
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
AV Room

The return of Victor Questel

30 Apr 2016
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Old Fire Station

Remembering the Merikins: Short Documentary

30 Apr 2016
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
AV Room

One-on-one with Vahni Capildeo

28 Apr 2016
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Old Fire Station