Blog Archives

In Memoriam Derek Walcott Part II: an Interview with Poet Jaya Savige

In commemoration of St. Lucian poet Derek Walcott’s death on 17th March 2017, I conduct an interview with Australian poet Jaya Savige about his relationship to the poet.

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Books

In Memoriam Derek Walcott Part I: A Reminiscence of Meeting Him in 2001

In commemoration of St. Lucian poet Derek Walcott’s death on 17th March 2017, I recall the one time I met him, Port of Spain, 2001 – and my regrets at having been jejune and prickly..

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Books, Reflections