Ida's Daughter: The World of Eintou Pearl Stringer

75 min - Trinidad and Tobago Elizabeth Morton, Joe Reese

Former Poet Laureate of Trinidad & Tobago, Eintou Springer, reveals her life in rural Santa Cruz, migration to urban centers and primary school from which she experienced the horrors of ghetto life and Indian racism. Avid reader and budding poet/writer she is encouraged and grows to be story-teller, poet, librarian, playwright, activist, champion's of women's rights. Extracts of her two plays, plus a poetry performance, coupled with interviews with family & friends, academics and dramatizations of selected aspects of her life.