A Guyanese-born novelist, playwright, and poet, he was a respected figure in Western world Indian literature and in the twentieth-century Dark Power motion. His best-known literary functions include Dark Midas as well as the Wild Coastline. He transferred from a little coastal community in Guyana to america when he was four yrs . old. He was an Emeritus Teacher of African-American Research at Northwestern School. His youthful sister was kidnapped in NY in 1926 but was came back alive a calendar year afterwards. Like W.E.B. Dubois, Carew was an writer who advocated for African-American equality.