Ugandan-Canadian Bitek wins Glenna Luschei literary prize

She was born in 1982 in the Kenya capital city Nairobi. Her parents were Ugandan. Now she lives in Canada. She writes poetry and she has won a literary prize. Maybe you have thought: could she be the daughter of …  Yes, indeed she is the daughter of Okot p’Bitek.

Ugandan-Canadian poet Juliane Okot Bitek has

Read more about her and her poetic activities here



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