Kagiso Lesego Molope is at odds


What to do, in a gracious way, with a literary prize when you have doubts about the prizegiver. This happeend to the South African (but now living in Canada) writer Kagiso Lesogo Molope. She had written a young adult book titled ‘This book betrays my brother’. What did she do with the prize? Read about … Continue reading Kagiso Lesego Molope is at odds

kagiso lesego molope wins the 2014


Another day, another prize. The continent is filled with prizes. This one comes from South Africa and it is called the “Percy Fitzpatrick Prize for Youth Literature”. I am a bit confused about the year. The heading of the article mentions the ‘2014 Prize’, but in the article it is all about the ‘2013 Prize’ … Continue reading kagiso lesego molope wins the 2014