Trinidadian novelist who explored the conflicts experienced by East Indians in the Caribbean as well as the racial diversity that characterizes the region. A brilliant storyteller, he created memorable characters through whom the sights and cadences of Trinidad will forever live.

Document Type


Publication Date


Publisher Statement

Copyright © 2006 Greenwood Press. This article first appeared in Encyclopedia of Caribbean Literature.

Please note that downloads of the article are for private/personal use only.

Purchase online at Greenwood Press.