Jennifer Thomas-Straker was born in Ste Madeleine Village, South Trinidad. She attended Naparima Girls’ High School, Corinth Teachers’ College and the University of the West Indies with a B.Sc in Sociology.
A teacher for 28 years, she published her first book The Village, The Child in 2018.
2019 Adult’s Festival Participant
Celebrating books, writers and writing from the Caribbean and the rest of the world.