Friday, November 8, 2019

Grants Town Produced the Nation’s Top Storyteller

“This man had a distinct flair for prose that creatively and vividly took us back to a bygone era…” 
Prolific writer and historian, P. Anthony White
Photo: David Knowles

By Hadassah Deleveaux (née Hall)

I miss P. Anthony White.

In my opinion, he was the nation’s BEST storyteller. To this day, I have yet to read the work of any other Bahamian, whose writing so compellingly interweaves history, culture, politics and government, sprinkled with humour.

P. Anthony was an historian and a gifted, extraordinary storyteller wrapped in one. The work of this literary artist remains unrivaled locally. This man had a distinct flair for prose that creatively and vividly took us back to a bygone era, when over the hill was way more respected. Really, he was our record keeper.  Read more >>