Evelyn O'Callaghan


Prof. Evelyn O'Callaghan was educated in Jamaica and received her BA from University College Cork in Ireland. She read for an MLitt in English on a Rhodes Scholarship at Oxford University, and returned to Jamaica as a junior lecturer in the English Department at UWI, Mona. She transferred to the Cave Hill campus in 1983 where she is currently Professor of West Indian Literature in the Department of Language, Linguistics and Literature. She is one of the editors of the Journal of West Indian Literature, and serves on the advisory committees of several scholarly journals.





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