Diane Abu-Jaber
Meena Alexander
Robert Antoni
Wayne Armond
Russell Banks
Amiri Baraka
Eddie Baugh
Roger Bonair-Agard
Dionne Brand
Yvonne Brewster
Alwin Bully
Daniel Chavarría
Staceyann Chin
George Elliott Clarke
Oliver Clarke
Manthia Diawara
Mark Doty
Fae Ellington
Steve Golding
Francisco Goldman
Perry Henzell
Joan Andrea Hutchinson
Linton Kwesi Johnson
Niki Johnson
Konrad Kirlew
Li-Young Lee
Miles Marshall Lewis
Andrea Levy
Mbala
Mutabaruka
Krist Novoselic
Stephanie Stokes Oliver
Ernie Ranglin
Lauren Saunders
Daniel Chavarría
Daniel Chavarría was born in Uruguay in 1933. Chavarría has worked as a translator of literature into Spanish, and has taught Latin, Greek and Classical Literature. His novels, short stories, literary journalism, and screenplays have reached audiences across Latin America and Europe.

Señor Chavarría’s numerous literary honors include a 1992 Dashiell Hammett Award. His comic suspense novel about a bicycle hooker in Havana, Adios Muchachos, was published by Akashic Books in 2001 and won an Edgar Award. The Ancient-Greek thriller, The Eye of Cybele (Akashic, 2002, 2005), was nominated for an Anthony Award and a 2004 IMPAC Dublin Literary Award.

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