“…selected works of Sir Derek must be taught in secondary schools in Grenada and all over the Caribbean. Now, that is the least we can do to pay tribute to Walcott – someone who did so much for us. How come we do the same for one William Shakespeare?” read more
This eloquent son of St Lucia was the 1992 Nobel Prize winner in literature, a lifelong teacher of the power of words, and an inspiration to future generations. He made St Lucia — and the Caribbean as a whole — extremely proud.