Born: Trinidad and Tobago, 1934
Born in Trinidad, Lennox Brown is a playwright, poet and journalist. After graduating with a BA in English from the University of Western Ontario and an MA from the University of Toronto, Brown worked as a journalist and as the editor-producer for National Network radio news in Canada. He has written over forty plays and his work focuses on the mythological consciousness of the Caribbean both at home and in the diaspora. His plays have been produced in Canada, the USA, the Netherlands, and the Caribbean.