Kamau Brathwaite

Litfest is proud to present a giant of world literature in a rare UK performance – a unique opportunity to connect with one of Caribbean poetry’s most inspired sons.

Kamau Brathwaite will be in discussion with SuAndi obe lead artist for S.T.A.M.P., a project aimed at examining Lancaster’s involvement with the slave trade.

‘a poet of the total African consciousness.’
Ghanaian poet Kofi Awoonor

‘the most original poet yet to emerge from the Caribbean’
Stewart Brown, The Art of Kamau Brathwaite