Friday, March 28, 2014
6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
A Conversation with Derek Walcott
The Search for Self in Caribbean Literature:
Past, Present, and Future”
Medgar Evers College, Founders Auditorium
1650 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11225
A Special Literary Event featuring Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott. For this special literary event, poet and playwright Derek Walcott will be joined by the Trinidad-born poet Mervyn Taylor and St. Lucian poet and producer Adrian in a program titled “The Search for Self in Caribbean Literature: Past, Present, and Future.” The conversation will focus on Walcott’s writing life and explore the themes of identity, memory, belonging and spirituality in his work and in Caribbean literature. This program is supported by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities. For more information, visit the Calendar of Events at Eventbrite