New PDF release: Frank Collymore: A Biography

By Edward Baugh

Frank Collymore: A Biography is the 1st book-length biography of Frank Collymore, Barbadian educator, poet, editor, level actor, mentor and tireless promoter of West Indies Literature. Born at Woodville Cottage in Saint Michael in 1893, Collymore grew to become a useful contributor to the humanities and tradition in Barbadian society, along with his participation within the theatre crew, the Bridgetown gamers, his poetry and brief tales, and so much amazing, his enhancing of the Caribbean literary journal, Bim. In his witty and endearing account of the lifestyles and occasions of 1 of Barbados' favorite sons, poet, pupil and long-time buddy of Collymore, Edward Baugh, recounts the tale of Collymore's upward push within the literary global. Drawn from Collymore's letters, journals and interviews with pals, colleagues and the various humans whose lives he contact, Frank Collymore: A Biography captures this "Barbadian guy of the humanities" as he'll constantly be remembered: with grace, wit and indomitable charm.

Edward Baugh is Professor Emeritus of English, collage of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica.

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