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MOST RECENT BOOKS

 

WHAT TOWN SAY

 
 

BIO

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POETRY

'Carnival'

Boston Review

November 2009

'White Street'

The Cincinnati Review

May 2013

'Three Poems'

The Miami Rail

Spring 2018

'Two Poems'

Caribbean Review of Books

 September 2011

 

'Love'

Visual Verse

September 2016

'Jubilee'

Blackbox Manifold

December 2014

from Pitch Lake

Almost Island

December 2016

'Flying'

Cordite Poetry Review

 May 2017

from 'Ibis'

Poetry

July/August 2019

'Not all...'

The Poetry Review

Winter  2016

'Cherry'

Hawai'i Review

February 2018

from 'Ibis'

The Poetry Review

 Summer 2018

 

NEWS AND EVENTS

An extract from my poem 'Ibis' appears in the July/August issue of POETRY

 

•For World Poetry Day 2019, I was asked by Dazed and Confused to say what political poetry means to me. Here’s what I said.

•My 'Behind the Poem' feature for The Poetry Review is up.

•A recording of my poem ‘The Tourist’ is featured in episode 2 of ChapelFM’s overview of Caribbean poetry selected by Juleus Ghunta. Starts at 08:25. Listen here.

 

•Interviewed by Paul Brookes as part of The Wombwell Rainbow interview series. The full interview is here

•Interviewed by Breanne Mc Ivor about Robert Lax, the writing life, my latest book and more in Maco People.

•I interview poet Ishion Hutchinson for the Trinidad and Tobago Newsday, coinciding with the inaugural Derek Walcott Festival. Find out more here
 

More updates here.

 

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