Saturday, May 28, 2011

Trinidad Noir




...Most Trinidadians are now intimately familiar with the details of kidnappings, murders or robberies, since these crimes have either directly or indirectly affected the majority.
“Trinidad Noir”
therefore promises to reveal aspects of noir emerging from current social conditions in Trinidad.
The anthology is divided into two sections, with eight stories under the heading “Country,” and ten under the heading “Town.”



“Trinidad Noir” is the selected title for 2011 Nalis One Book One Community reading project. Having read "Trinidad Noir" , The St James Book club met, on Friday 27 May, in discussion with writers and editors - a micro mini festival of book, talk, and food.

readers/writers meet -
in a jug of water
ice cubes are melting
--gillena cox


revisit Chacachacare Saturday

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5 Comments:

Blogger Diane Mayr said...

It sounds like your book group meeting was a complete success! What are reading next?

7:57 AM  
Blogger Devika said...

Nice Gillena...i liked the haiga art :)

wishes,
devika

9:37 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

(Trinidadian)Michael Anthony's "All That Glitters"
Have a nice Weekend Diane


Thank you Dev ;Have a nice Weekend Diane


much love...

12:37 PM  
Blogger Frieda said...

That seems to have been a great book goup meeting. And you created a great haiga about it - you captured the atmosphere very well.

7:27 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

thank you Frieda; it was quite an enlivening session; Have a good Sunday

much love...

9:14 AM  

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