Caribbean Women Writers

Synopsis:  

Centred around the First Conference of Caribbean Women Writers held at Wellesley College, Boston, this documentary showcases readings and discussions by the region’s major literary figures.

Featuring:

Lorna Goodison, Afua Cooper, Opal Palmer Adisa, M. NourbeSe Philip, Olive Senior, Dionne Brand, Ramabai Espinet, Claire Harris, Jean Binta Breeze, Jamaica Kincaid, Grace Nichols, Merle Collins, Erna Brodber, Zee Edgell, Merle Hodge, Marion O’Callaghan, Helen Pyne-Tomothy, Michelle Cliff, Jean D’Costa, Sylvia Wynter, Rosa Guy

Director:  

Christopher Laird

Country:  

Trinidad & Tobago

Year:  

1994

Length:  

46 mins

Lan:  

English

Logline:  

Centred around the First Conference of Caribbean Women Writers held in Wellesley College, Boston