Audra Chadwick

Member Profile

Short Description of Yourself

Audra Chadwick is a writer from Kingston, Jamaica who immigrated to Canada in 1964. Chadwick’s writing explores and uses her experience of immigration to describe and critique the oppression that racial minorities face internationally; specifically that of Black and Indigenous peoples. Through the lens of her childhood memories, Chadwick aims to recapture some bright magic in a sometimes dark world.

Writing Focus or Interests

-race relations in Western and Caribbean societies


Professional Skills

– visual artist, community organizer, activist

Published Works and Recognitions

Chadwick’s writing has been featured in Trick Zine and False Freedom for University of Toronto .


Addressing history’s wrongs, one story at a time.