Dutty Tuff - Louise Bennett

Louise Simone Bennett-Coverley or Miss Lou, OM, OJ, MBE . 
born September 7, 1919 and passed away July 26, 2006), was a Jamaican poet, folklorist, writer, and educator. Writing and performing her poems in Jamaican Patois or Creole, Bennett worked to preserve the practice of presenting poetry, folk songs and stories in patois ("nation language"), establishing the validity of local languages for literary expression.