People June 22, 2019 | 8:33 am

United States-based Dominican writer wins international academic prize with her first book

Dixa Ramírez D 'Oleo, a writer of Dominican origin in the United States, won the Bárbara Literary Prize awarded by the Caribbean Studies Association (Association of Caribbean Studies, international academic entity). The award, conferred every three years to the best published book of a Caribbean theme, was awarded to Ramírez D 'Oleo for her first work, Colonial Phantoms: Belonging and Re