Arnold Harrichand Itwaru

Arnold Harrichand Itwaru is the author of the modern classic "Shanti" and eleven other books. He was born in Guyana and resides in Toronto. A visual artist as well, he writes compellingly on a wide range of subjects. In Guyana he received two natonal awards for his poetry. He is currently a lecturer at the University of Toronto. "Home and Back" is his thirteenth book and fourth book of fiction.