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Derek Walcott, OBE

St. Lucia


Derek Walcott, OBE, is a Saint Lucian poet, playwright, writer and visual artist. He is the recipient of numerous honours and awards, including the Nobel Prize for Literature, 1992, the Mac Arthur Foundation Fellowship, the inaugural OCM Bocas Prize, 2011 for his collection of poems White Egrets, and the T. S. Eliot Prize.


2011 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature Overall Winner2011 T. S. Eliot Prize Winner

Years Attended

2015 Adult’s Festival Participant
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