Belizean Writers Series

The six anthologies in the Belizean Writers Series present an overview of the literary and cultural heritage of Belize through short stories, poetry, drama, folktales and works by women writers.

Memories, Dreams and Nightmares, Volume 1

Memories, Dreams and Nightmares, Vol. 1
A Short Story Anthology by Belizean Women Writers

Authors: Iris Abraham, Sandra Crough, Zee Edgell, Helen Elliot Rocke, Carol Fonseca, Shannon Gillet, Mary Gomez Parham, Yvette Holland, Ivory Kelly, Lydia Loskot, Myrna Manzanares, Corinth Morter-Lewis and Ingrid Reneau
Editor: Gay Wilentz

Paperback – 164 pages
2nd Edition – June 2002
ISBN: 976-8161-03-5

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This collection of short stories by Belizean women writers reflects the memories, dreams and nightmares of women. From accounts of abuse and stories of strength to memories of history, this collection tells untold tales of women’s lives in Belize. The stories present the voices of young girls, mothers, and grandmothers, women who give up and women who stand up. From well known to young, emergent women writers, this unique collection of short stories adds to the literary voice of Belize through a woman’s perspective.

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Belize Literary Prize: SHORT STORY & DRAMA WINNERS 2015

Belize Literary Prize: SHORT STORY & DRAMA WINNERS 2015

Paperback – 55 pages
1st Edition – April 2016
ISBN: 978-976-8161-48-2

Authors:Belize Literary Prize

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The Belize Book Industry Association (BBIA) established its first annual Belize Literary Prize in December 2013. The prize intends to provide national and international recognition and visibility for our authors and to our developing literary scene. It is open to any Belizean 18 years or older, residing in the country or abroad. The Belize Literary Prize provides recognized and unknown writers with the opportunity for growth by having their work evaluated by an expert panel of jurors, as well as opening the publication doors to the winners. Cubola and the Belize Book Industry Association are pleased to collaborate in the promotion of Belizean writers and in recognizing and honouring the essential role they play in the development of our country and our cultural identity.

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Memories, Dreams and Nightmares, Volume 2

Memories, Dreams and Nightmares, Vol. 2
A Short Story Anthology by Belizean Women Writers

Author: Minerva Aponte-Jolly, Jessie Nuñez Castillo, Sandra Crough, Holly Edgell, Zee Edgell, Zoila Ellis, Kathy Esquivel, Felicia Hernandez, Yvette Holland, Arifah Lightburn, Myrna Manzanares, Melba Marin-Velasquez, Sylvia Nablo de Vasquez and Natalie Williams
Editor: Gay Wilentz

Paperback – 164 pages
2nd Edition – May 2005
ISBN: 978-976-8161-11-6

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The stories in this second volume of Memories, Dreams and Nightmares are not only the voices of women, they are the voices of writers demanding to be heard, claiming a place in history, shaping through their vision the landscape of our Belizean/ Caribbean/ Central Americanness.

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Snapshots of Belize

Snapshots of Belize, An Anthology of Belizean Short Fiction
Author: Leo Bradley, Zoila Ellis, Evadne Garcia, Evan X. Hyde, Lawrence Vernon, Colville Young, and John A. Walter
Editor: Michael Phillips

Paperback – 122 pages
4th Edition – 2004 (1st Edition 1995)
ISBN: 976-8142-07-3

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This collection of short stories was written by seven different authors over a forty year period. The stories are as varied as Belizeans themselves, from sweet remembrances of the past to political cynicism and slices of life from World War II to the 1970s.

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Ping Wing Juk Me

Ping Wing Juk Me, Six Belizean Plays
Authors: George Gabb, Carol Fonseca Galvez, Evan X. Hyde, Gladys Stuart, Shirley Warde, and Colville Young
Editor: Michael Phillips

Paperback – 120 pages
3rd Edition – 2006 (1st Edition June 1998)
ISBN: 976-8142-10-3

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This collection contains a remarkable cross-section of Belizean life. The works range from the humorous to the tragic, are based on myth and in real life, and have been created by some of the country’s best known writers, artists and performers.

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Of Words, An Anthology of Belizean Poetry

Of Words, An Anthology of Belizean Poetry
Author: Milton Arana, Raymond Barrow, J. Alexander Bennett, Dickie Bradley, Leo Bradley, Edney Cain, Luis Cano, E. Roy Cayetano, Jag Chenkó, Edison Coleman, John Rozel Cuthbert, Catharino James Elijio, Zoila Ellis, Reginal Faber, Hugh Fuller, Carol Fonseca Galvez
Editor: Michael Phillips
Cover Illustration: Shalton Arana

Paperback – 104 pages
3rd Edition – 2006 (1st Edition November 1997)
ISBN: 96-8161-00-0

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This collection is a fine example of both traditional and revolutionary poetry, a glimpse into Belize’s continuing struggle for national identity and unity within diversity.

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