Derek Walcott is a poet, playwright, essayist, and visual artist. Born in Castries, St. Lucia, he won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1992. His epic poem Omerosis a reworking of the Homeric story and tradition into a journey around the Caribbean and beyond to the American West and London.
Guilty of Dancing the Chachachá by Guillermo Cabrera Infante,translated from the Spanish by the author
Caribbeana: An Anthology of English Literature of the West Indies, 1657-1777 edited and with an introduction by Thomas W. Krise
Texaco by Patrick Chamoiseau, translated by Rose-Myriam Réjouis, translated by Val Vinokurov
Philip Larkin: Collected Poems edited with an introduction by Anthony Thwaite
To Urania by Joseph Brodsky