Valerie Bloom MBE (born 1956) is a Jamaican-born poet and a novelist based in the UK. Born in Clarendon Parish, Jamaica, Bloom moved to England in 1979.
Valerie Bloom MBE (born 1956) is a Jamaican-born poet and a novelist based in the UK. She attended the University of Kent at Canterbury and earned an honours degree, and was later awarded an honorary Master's degree. She has been living in Kent ever since.
Valerie Bloom was born in Jamaica and came to England in 1979. She studied English with African and Caribbean Studies at the University of Kent at Canterbury. Her books include the Jamaican poetry collections Touch mi!
Valerie Bloom was born in Jamaica and came to England in 1979. She writes poetry in English and Jamaican patois for all ages, and has performed her work throughout the world, with many television and radio appearances. Her poetry is included in a number of anthologies and she tutors regularly for schools and colleges. Her books include the Jamaican poetry collections Touch mi! Tell mi! (1983); and Duppy Jamboree and other Jamaican Poems (1991); Hot Like Fire (2002), a collection of poems in English.
Valerie Bloom reads 'Colonization In Reverse' by Louise Bennett - Продолжительность: 2:00 Wasafiri Recommended for you. 2:00. Aida Garifullina - Casta Diva - Bellini (Norma) - Продолжительность: 10:27 Аида Гарифуллина Recommended for you.
Ackee, Breadfruit, Callaloo: An Edible Alphabet.
Welcome to my homepage! See news and updates here and through the blog. Book Week bookings! by Valerie Bloom. Just a reminder to get in touch sooner rather than later if you’d like me to visit your school this March. Every year I have to disappoint people wanting a session to celebrate Book Week, since the week, and March in general, always fill up very quickly. I already have several visits lined up, so please don’t leave it too late! Announcements. I’ve just spent a couple of idyllic weeks in Cuba and have had a lot to think about since then.
Born in Clarendon Parish, Jamaica, Bloom moved to England in 1979. children's) On Good Form – Made Simple (Apples & Snakes, 2005) Valerie Bloom ( Archive, 2006).
Valerie Bloom’s most popular book is The Tribe. Surprising Joy by. Valerie Bloom. Fruits: A Caribbean Counting Poem by.
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