Lisa Allen-Agostini – Trinidad & Tobago

Photo credit: Wayne Lee-Sing

Lisa Allen-Agostini is a writer and editor from Trinidad and Tobago. She is half of the feminist comedy duo FemCom TT and writes and performs comedy under the name Just Lisa. Lisa has been awarded as a journalist, poet and fiction writer. Her most recent book, the YA novel Home Home (Delacorte Press; Papillote Press), was republished in May. Her books include Swallowing the Sky [Cane Arrow Press], The Chalice Project (Macmillan Caribbean) and Trinidad Noir (Akashic Books). Some of her comic short films will debut in the NGC Bocas Lit Fest 2020.