This site offers biographies, bibliographies, and links to information about some of the most prolific writers of the Caribbean.  Below you will find links to information about each of the writers featured on this site. You will also find information about the Graduate Multicultural Literature Program at East Carolina University. Thanks for taking the time to visit our site.

Caribbean Writers featured on this site:
Afua Cooper Alejo Carpentier
Andrew Salkey Austin Clark
Bob Marley Dionne Brand
Earl Lovelace Jacques Roumain
James Berry Janet Jagan
Julia Alvarez Maryse Conde
Merle Collins Merle Hodge
Michelle Cliff Neil Bissoondath
Orlando Patterson Patrick Chamoiseau
Robert Antoni Rosa Guy
Ruth Behar Samuel Selvol
Reinaldo Arenas Paule Marshall
Kamau Brathwaite Gabriel García Márquez 
Edwidge Danticat V. S. Naipaul
René Depestre  Jean Rhys
Rosario Ferre Olive Senior
G. Cabrera Infante Makeda Silvera
C.L.R. James Ana Lydia Vega
Jamaica Kincaid Derek Walcott
Roger Mais Eric Walrond
E. Markham Myriam Warner-Vieyra

Links to Other Caribbean Writer Web Resources

Detailed Map of the Caribbean

Smaller Map of the Caribbean

West Indian Literature

Caribbean Literature: An Overview

Caribbean Literature Site


The Multicultural Literature Program at ECU

To learn more about the Graduate Multicultural Literature Program and Faculty at East Carolina University, click here.

To learn more about Dr. Seodial Deena, click here.

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Site content compiled and edited by Cherhonda N. Murchison with Web design/development consultation and graphic design by Angela D. Farrior. Send questions or comments about the Web site to Dr. Seodial Deena, East Carolina University, Department of English, Multicultural Literature Program. 
Last Updated: 29 May 2003