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Patricia Powell

Jamaica (b.1966)

Born in Jamaica, she moved to the United States in her late teens. She received her bachelor's degree at Wellesley, and an MFA in creative writing from Brown University, where she studied with Michael Ondaatje, among others.
Patricia Powell recommends
Boundaries (2011)
Elizabeth Nunez
"Elizabeth Nunez has written a book so searing, so astute, so immediate to our times, it resurrects; it disrupts inevitably; it startles complacency; and over and over again, it invites healing to flourish."

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