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Portia Subran

Portia Subran

Trinidad & Tobago


Portia Subran is a Trinidadian artist and writer. She is the winner of the 2019 Cecile de Jongh Literary Prize from The Caribbean Writer, and the 2016 Small Axe Lit­er­ary Short Story Competition. She was a finalist for the 2022 BCLF Short Fiction Story Contest, and longlisted for the 2019 Johnson and Amoy Achong Caribbean Writers Prize (JAAWP) for prose fiction. Her publications include Pree Lit Magazine; Jewels of the Caribbean; Akashic Books’ Duppy Thursday Online Flash Fiction Series; Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism; New Worlds, Old Ways: Speculative Tales from the Caribbean, and The Caribbean Writer.


2016 Small Axe Literary Competition Fiction WinnerSmall Axe Literary Competition

Years Attended

2016 Adult’s Festival Participant, 2016 South Festival Participant, 2023 Adult’s Festival Participant
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