Kenrick Mose was born in Trinidad and Tobago and settled in Canada since 1969. He holds a Ph.D. in Latin American literature from the University of Toronto. He taught at the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada where he led the Spanish Department and chaired the Ontario Cooperative Program in Latin American and Caribbean Studies. His publications include Voices of Time and Defamiliarization in the work of Gabriel Garcia Marquez. He is now retired as Professor Emeritus.