Links to artiste/writer pages (websites and/or blogs) from the Caribbean region – artistes listed here are either Caribbean born or Caribbean descended (in the latter case, they are listed under their country of lineage). I’ve opted to list per country of birth or origin, though the writer may have grown up on elsewhere.
Please note, this page is a work in progress – links will be added over time – if you have a link you would like added, email firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration – if linked or if sharing this post, please link back.
Antiguan and Barbudan Writers on the Web
From left, Antiguan and Barbudan writers S E James, Joanne C. Hillhouse, Brenda Lee Browne, Akilah Jardine, Marie Elena John w/Kittitian author Caryl Phillips at the Calabash literary festival in Jamaica (2007).
This image is from a fiction editing workshop in Guyana and participants included some of the writers listed on this page – Joanne C. Hillhouse, first left back is listed among the Antiguan and Barbudan Writers on the Web; and below Shivaneee Ramlochan (Trinidad and Tobago), second from left, front; Richard Georges (BVI), second from left, back; Nailah Imoja (Barbados), third from left, front; Ruel Johnson (Guyana), third from right, back; Felene Cayetano (Belize), front, right. (2016)
Babara Ann Chase
Edison T. Williams
the British Virgin Islands
the Dominican Republic
Yolanda T. Marshall
Leone Ross, right, shows up in the Jamaica section. Pictured here at a writers’ conference in Guadeloupe with Joanne C. Hillhouse and Bahamas’ Marion Bethel.
Tanya Batson-Savage (publisher and editor Blue Banyan Books)
Opal Palmer Adisa
St. Kitts & Nevis
Carol Mitchell is pictured here as a guest presenter at Joanne C. Hillhouse’s Jhohadli Summer Youth Project writing camp in Antigua, 2013.
John Robert Lee
Trinidad and Tobago
Danielle Boodoo Fortune (see also this link to her various past blogs)
Sharon Millar, left, makes a point at the V I Lit Fest 2015 as Joanne C. Hillhouse listens.
M. Nourbese Philip
U. S. V. I.