The Devil’s Son | Portia Subran | Granta

The Devil’s Son

Portia Subran

‘He was prone to what he did call adventures, like if he had an irrepressible pull to wander every trace and tributary contained in Chaguanas.’

Fiction by Portia Subran.

Portia Subran

Portia Subran is a writer and ink artist, from Chaguanas, Trinidad & Tobago. Her stories are inspired by her parents' tales of colonial, and early post-colonial Trinidad, lived experience, and Ole Talk gathered over the years. She is the winner of the 2019 Cecile de Jongh Literary Prize from the Caribbean Writer, and the 2016 Small Axe Literary Short Story Competition. She was a finalist for the 2022 BCLF Short Fiction Story Contest.

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