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Writers Workshops
Master Classes
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Joanne Hillhouse
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Olive Senior
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Mervyn Morris
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A rare opportunity to develop or improve your skills.
Fiction
Poetry
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Thanks to our supporters
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You're Invited ...
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SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016
10:00 am – 4:30 pm
WORDS
NEED
LOVE
TOO
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Writers Workshops
Book Fair
Panel Discussions
Book Launches
BimRock Variations
Bridgetown Literary Tours
Open Mic
Meet the Authors
Festival Tent
READINGS
OPEN MIC
BIMROCK VARIATIONS
Waterfront Café
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BIM LITFEST CHILDREN'S FAIR
SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016
Independence Square
Bridgetown, Barbados
"WORDS NEED LOVE TOO"
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Guest Writers & Workshops | Book Fair & Parents’ Tent | Face-painting & Giant Chess
LitCon & Storybook Costume Parade | Anansi’s Poet-Tree | Storytelling, Music & Drama |
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READINGS
BOOK LAUNCHES
MEET THE AUTHORS
BOOK FAIR
Festival Tent
The National Library
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BIM LITERARY FESTIVAL AND BOOK FAIR 2016
12-14 May
Independence Square
Bridgetown, Barbados

Authors

Poet, Playwright, Storyteller, Actress
Professor and Writer
MERVYN MORRIS
Jamaica’s Poet Laureate
Writer and Professor
Writer and Professor
Writer and Lawyer
Publisher, Writer, Teacher
Author and Teacher
Literature Lover and Poet
Esteemed Journalist
Poet, Writer, Editor, Activist
Theatre Artist, Poet and Playwright
Coordinator, Bim LitFest Children's Fair
Spoken Word Performer, Actor, Visual Artist
Professor and Writer
Author - Children's Festival
Film Director and Teacher
Musician and Writer
Esther Phillips
Director and Founder
Author, Engineer, Professional Coach
Writer and Lecturer
Author
Singer/Song Writer and Author
Teacher and Writer
Poet, Writer, Literary Critic
Freestyler and Rapper
Writer and Visual Artist

Literary Festival Schedule

Thursday, May 12

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Marks the Start of BimLitFest and Bookfair
Venue: 
National Library
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Sponsors

Maria Holder Memorial Trust

Maria Holder Memorial Trust

WaterFront Cafe

Waterfront Cafe

The NodeHub

Island Inn Hotel

CODE

Days Bookstore

National Library Service

FLOW

Maria Holder Memorial Trust