Place of birth
Trinidad and Tobago
Place of residence
Trinidad and Tobago
National identity
Trinidad and Tobago
United States of America

Summer Edward

Short biography
Summer Edward was born and raised in Trinidad. Her work has been published in a number of periodicals including The Missing Slate, Bim: Arts for the 21st Century, Matatu: Journal for African Culture and Society, sx salon, The Columbia Review, The Caribbean Writer, Obsidian: Literature in the African Diaspora and others. She was shortlisted for the Small Axe Literary Prize, nominated for the Pushcart Prize, and was one of the "Who's Next?" emerging writers at the NGC Bocas Lit Fest. She lived in the United States for a decade and now divides her time between Philadelphia and Trinidad.