Here is another longlist for African writing. This time it is all about the 2015 Writivism Short Story Prize. The panel of the jury is headed by the Nigerian writer Chika Unigwe. She is joined on the panel by several other writers from different countries.
I could not find the date of publication of this article on African writers. It is a top ten of contemporary writers. Tops are always debatable. So is this one. I noticed Wole Soyinka is missing. He won a Nobel Prize for Literature, no mean achievement, in 1986. Or J.M Coetzee, who won the prize … Continue reading the top ten contemporary african writers
Here you find an interview with Nnedi Okorafor. She connects her first book for adults Who fears death with her personal life. This is not only about the issues she raised, but also about the response she got.