23rd February

Subjectivity and Taboo Material, Life Writing Workshop

This will be held at City University, London, as part of the Non-Fiction MA



21st November, 2015

How To Write A Memoir, Guardian/ UEA Masterclass

This will be a one day intensive workshop on writing the memoir. 10am-4pm



14 November, 2015

Faber Academy

I will be a guest tutor at this new academy from which exciting new authors are emerging



2nd October, 2015

North West Literary salon

I will be reading from my new novel The Fever Diary. 7 pm onwards



23rd August-6th September

The Writers Lab, Skyros, Greece

Join me on this two week holiday in Greece.



20th August 2015

Vanguard Readings, The Bear Pub, 296a Camberwell New Road, London SE5

this will be an evening of readings by Trinidadian writers based in the UK. Starts 7.30pm



1st August, Mile End Cemetery Park

MOVEMENT, MIGRATION AND PLACE

I'll be reading with Saleh Addonia at 4pm



Granderson Lab, Belmont, Port of Spain, 8 week intensive

srating 14th June 2015, I will be running an eight week series of workshops out of this space in Port of Spain.



1st June, 2015

Brixton Book Jam

I will be reading new material. Come down.



4th-9th May

Starting to Write

I will be teaching at Lumb Bank, for the Arvon Foundation



2nd May, 2015, 1-2pm, The Old Fire Station, Port of Spain

Violent Times

A reading form my latest novel, House of Ashes with novelist Fred D'Aguiar



1st May, 2015, The Old Fire Station, Port of Spain, 1.30pm

The Art of Vision and Revision

A workshop exploring aspects of capturing a first draft of a novel and drafting to 2nd, 3rd draft stage.



30th April, 2015, 9am-10am, The Old Fire Station, Port of Spain

The Many Lives of Raoul Pantin

A morning of readings commemorating the life of journalist Raoul Pantin. 9am, The Old Fire Station, NALIS, Port of Spain.



4th December, 2014

Reading, Lancaster University

I will be reading from HOA to university students.



25th and 26th October, 2014

London Liming, The Tabernacle, Notting Hill

I will be part of a two day event hosted by Melanie Abrahams of Rennaissance One



18th October, 2014

House of Ashes book launch, Paper based Bookshop, Normandie, St Ann’s, POS, Trinidad

I will be reading from my new novel House of Ashes and I will be in conversation with Judy Raymond, Editor-in-Chief of the Trinidad Guardian. Signed copies of HOA wil be on sale. 4.30pm



7th October, 4.30pm

Wake Me up When It’s Over, Marjohn University, Plymouth

I will be talking about writing about coup d'etat in the Caribbean to university students and members of the public.



29th September, 2014

Reading, Appledore Book Festival



24th September, Reading at Mr B’s Emporium of Reading Delights, Bath Spa

I will be reading at this quirky independent bookshop, a reader's haven.



23rd September, Appleseed Books, Surrey University

come and hear me read, get a signed copy of my new book



3rd, September, The New Bookshop, Cumbria

come and listen to me read



Thursday, 21st August, 2014

Reading and Q and A, Topping Bookshop, Ely

7.30pm - 8.30pm - reading and talks



Friday,15th August, 2014

Reading at The Edinburgh Book Festival

https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/

I will be reading alongside Neel Mukherjee, chaired by Stuart Kelly, The Guardian Speigltent



4th - 9th August

Teaching Life Writing With Robert Rowland Smith At The Hurst For The Arvon Foundation

http://www.arvon.org/course/non-fiction-2/



Wednesday, 23rd July, 2014

Monocle Interview with Georgina Godwin

tune in to Monocole at midday and listen to me talking about the writing of my new novel



Reading at Waterstones Covent Garden

I will be interviewed by Eithne Farry about my new novel House of Ashes - 7ppm



Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

Reading at Waterstones Petersfield

I will be reading from my new book, House of Ashes.



17th July

My New Novel House Of Ashes Will Be Published By Simon And Schuster UK



5th -18th July

Teaching Life Writing For The Writers’ Lab, Skyros

https://www.skyros.com/wl_atsitsa_program.htm



31st May

Reading At The Hay Literary Festival At Hay-on-Wye

https://www.hayfestival.com/portal/index.aspx?skinid=1&localesetting=en-GB



23rd - 28th April

Attending The BOCAS-Lit-Fest In Trinidad

http://www.bocaslitfest.com/



6th and 20th April

Teaching My Private Classes At The Writers’ Room, Trinidad



28th March

Reading At BOCAS Lit-fest, Tobago

http://www.bocaslitfest.com/2014/ngc-bocas-lit-fest-tobago/



25th March

Reading Alice Yard, Port of Spain, Trinidad

http://aliceyard.blogspot.com/2014/03/five-by-night-new-fiction-from-t.html