Bocas Lit Fest

Austin Clarke

Barbados, Canada

Austin Clarke, Barbados born, Canada based, is a celebrated novelist, short-story writer and journalist. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including the Rogers Communication Writers Trust Prize, the W.O. Mitchell Prize Giller Prize for fiction, the Trillium Prize, the Commonwealth Writers Best Book Award for Canada and the Caribbean region and the Commonwealth Writers Award for best book. He is Chair of the final cross-genre judging panel of the OCM Bocas Prize 2105.

2002 Giller Prize, 2003 Commonwealth Writers Prize, 2008 Toronto Book Award, Commonwealth Short Story Prize, Commonwealth Writers' Prize, Scotiabank Giller Prize, Toronto Book Awards

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