Her performance pieces “Beyond the Kala Pani”, and “Indian Robber Talk” both explore the historical record of South Asian immigration to the Caribbean. A documentary, Coming Home (Caribbean Tales/Leda Serene Films), and focused upon the context of Espinet’s work, especially The Swinging Bridge, was released in 2005. Espinet is a professor of English at Seneca College in Toronto in the School of English and Liberal Studies. She also teaches at the University of Toronto in the Department of Caribbean Studies and the Institute for Women’s Studies and Gender Studies. She lives in Toronto.
Ramabai Espinet reads “Merchants of Death”:
Here are the pictures from the reading @ Miami Book Fair International: