Bocas Litfest 2014

Just returned from the fourth edition of Bocas Litfest in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Always great, small, intimate and full of workshops and ancillary events like the launch of See Me Here a book of self-portraits by Caribbean Artists. Read on to get a sense of this edition of Bocas...


  1. People keep asking about Bocas in relation to Calabash, Jamaica's Litfest which starts on May 30 in Treasure Beach, Jamaica this year but truly they're not comparable. Calabash is under tents facing the sea at Treasure Beach with a cast of 1000s, Bocas is small, intimate and stimulating in a different way from Calabash which someone once described as the literary version of Reggae Sunsplash...