Richard Georges

Poet

PO Box 25479 EIS-5113
Miami, FL 33102-5479

Author's Bio

Richard Georges' poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Prelude, Smartish Pace, The Puritan, WILDNESS, The Caribbean Writer, The Rusty Toque, Wasafiri, and elsewhere. He is the author of the collection Make Us All Islands (Shearsman, 2017). He lives and works in the British Virgin Islands.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Make Us All Islands (Shearsman Books, 2017)
Prizes won: 

Richard Georges won the Marvin Williams Prize for Caribbean Literature in 2015 and has been shortlisted or commended for the following awards: Hollick Arvon Prize in Caribbean Poetry; Wasafiri New Writing Prize; and the Small Axe Literary Prize.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
British
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Port of Spain
Trinidad and Tobago
Raised in: 
Road Town, VI
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Last update: Mar 23, 2017