Phil 2


I have been away for a while and much has happened:

Recent activities

27th January 2018 – Review article : “All the Greek manure under the green bananas: Migration in Derek Walcott’s Omeros and Homer’s Odyssey”, Migration Studies, mnx068, link

22nd March 2018 – “The Caribbean Frontier in the Twenty-first Century: The Example of St. Vincent and the Grenadines”. Public lecture: University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados.

12th April 2018 – Book launch Frontiers of the Caribbean at Youlou Arts Center, Villa, St. Vincent.

26th April 2018 – Attended Bocas Lit. Fest. Panelist on theme of “Island Futures” that launched the Bocas Lit Fest. Port of Spain, Trinidad, 2018.

27th April 2018 – Reading from creative non-fiction short story “Man Crush: Take Five” in Thicker than Water: New Writing from the Caribbean, (ed) Funso Aiyejina, Peekash Press, 2018.

20th May – 10th June 2018 – Transatlantic Visiting Fellow, University of Warwick.


Monday 2nd September 2018, 10.00 – 20.30 – A Far Cry from London: The Sound of The Caribbean Voice. For details, see the link

Wednesday 26th September 2018, 06.30 – 09.30 – A different book list, Bathurst Street, Toronto.

Wednesday 14th November 2018 – Caribbean studies seminar: The Caribbean Frontier: Learning from the ‘Small’ Islands, University College of London