PHILIPSBURG:— Nomad by Yvonne Weekes, published here by House of Nehesi Publishers (HNP), will launch in Barbados on August 13, by the country’s prestigious Frank Collymore Literary Endowment foundation, said HNP president Jacqueline Sample.
Dr. Yvonne Weekes will share the limelight with writer Karen Lord, whose science fiction book, Unraveling, will be co-launched. Both authors are previous recipients of the celebrated Frank Collymore Literary Endowment Award. The book party will take place in the Central Bank of Barbados’ Courtney Blackman Grande Salle.
In Nomad, Weekes opens her nomadic experiences in ways “which i nvva see before,” said world-renowned