Marion Patrick Jones

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Marion Patrick Jones

Marion Patrick Jones (16 August 1930 – 2 March 2016) was a Trinidadian novelist. She wrote about library science and social anthropology. She was also known by the names Marion Glean and Marion O'Callaghan (her married name).[1] She was the author of two notable novels: Pan Beat, first published in 1973, and J’Ouvert Morning (1976). She was born in Port of Spain.

Jones died at her home in Port of Spain of heart failure on 2 March 2016 at the age of 85.[2]

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  1. Fister, Barbara (1995). Third World Women's Literatures: A Dictionary and Guide to Materials in English. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 226. ISBN 978-0-313-28988-0.
  2. "Columnist O'Callaghan buried", Newsday, 12 March 2016.