New Book: “Thicker Than Water: New Writing from the Caribbean”


Free Word announced that the new anthology, Thicker Than Water: New Writing from the Caribbean (Peekash Press, 2018), edited by Funso Aiyejina, will be launched on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at 6:30pm, at the Free Word Centre (located at 60 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London, UK). The 2018 Bocas Henry Swanzy Award will be presented at this event.

Presented by Arvon, Bocas Lit Fest, Peekash Press, and Hollick Family Charitable Trust.

Some of the best new Caribbean writers burst onto the scene through the ground-breaking Hollick Arvon Prize. Thicker Than Water explores the shared humanity in their compelling works.

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