And Caret Bay Again
Subtitle New and Selected Poems
By Velma Pollard
Published by Peepal Tree Press
Since her first published collection in 1988, but as an established poet long before then, Velma Pollard has been an essential voice of Jamaica and the Caribbean. This book contains a selection from four previous collections and plenty of new poems.
Velma Pollard writes poetry, fiction and studies of language. She was born in Jamaica and works at the University of the West Indies where she is Dean of the Faculty of Education.