CAMILLE DARBY, AUTHOR

Camille is the embodiment of the aims and intentions of the Brooklyn Caribbean Literary Festival. An award-winning, published playwright, her stories explore the complexities of human existence through the lens of black characters, signifying her sensitivity to the nuances of color in the society she lives in. Her plays include:

  • The White Peacock

  • Lords Resistance

  • Language of the Screamers

  • Exodus

  • Knead Love & Queen Nanny

Born in Jamaica 🇯🇲, she holds a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College, and graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of Arts with an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing. She currently resides in Brooklyn.