Marc Matthews is a Guyanese poet. He worked in broadcasting and drama before moving to London, where he works as an actor and solo performer. His first collection of poems, Guyana, My Altar, won the 1987 Guyana Prize for poetry. This was followed by A Season of Sometimes (Peepal Tree, 1992).
edited by Kwame Dawes
by (artist) Jane King
The beat and language of reggae arose from the Jamaican countryside and the sidewalks of Kingston, but theyre basic for the poets represented in Wheel and Come Again. This remains true even though the poets&146 personal worlds range from the street to the university and from the tropics to Toronto, New York, and London. Wheel and Come Again featu …