Bocas Lit Fest

The Wine of Astonishment

Country of Authorship: Trinidad & Tobago
Author: Earl Lovelace
Genre: Fiction

Publisher: Andre Deutsch: London

Publication Year: 1982

Synopsis

Set in the remote Trinidad village of Bonasse, Lovelace depicts the trials of a Spiritual Baptist community in the wake of the Prohibition Ordinance banning their religious expression, and the tumults of race, power and authority in the colonial context.

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