Bocas Lit Fest

Michael Cozier

Author
Trinidad & Tobago

Michael Cozier, is the author of Putting Up a Resistance!, shortlisted for the 2015 Burt Award for Caribbean Literature. Set at the end of the colonial era, this Young Adult novel explores the relationship of a Trinidadian boy of East Indian descent and a Trinidadian girl of African descent living in the system of divide and rule that prevails on a coconut estate in the southern part of the island. Michael Cozier lives in the village of Icacos. He has written one novel entitled Forward Ever! Backward Never!.

Years Attended

2015 Adult’s Festival Participant
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