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Statement by CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque on passing of VS Naipaul

CARICOM SGA IRWIN LAROCQUE SPEAKS ON PASSING OF VS NAIPAUL

[CARICOM]  The Trinidad and Tobago born Nobel Laureate was a prolific author of both fiction and non-fiction works which elicited much critical acclaim and earned him many literary awards. He was acknowledged as a master in the use of language.

His unsparing critique of post-colonial societies across the globe was the basis of much of his work and provoked a great deal of thought and discussion.

On behalf of the Community, the Secretary-General extends condolences to the family of Sir Vidia and to the Government and people of Trinidad and Tobago on the loss of this great son of the soil.

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