The Derek Walcott Collection

Documentary heritage submitted by Trinidad and Tobago and recommended for inclusion in the Memory of the World Register in 1997.

© The Alma Jordan Library
Manuscript for Derek Walcott's Omeros

The Derek Walcott Collection is of world significance. it was generated by Derek Walcott, whose literary output has won him many outstanding international awards, including the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1992. It consists of original, unique documents. Its social, cultural and spiritual value transcends a national culture.

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