Songeziwe Mahlangu: a shadow of a writer

The way this interview was executed is a special one. The questions was sent to the publisher, the publisher forwarded it to the writer, the writer read the questions and wrote an answer and sent it to his publisher. The publisher brought the answer to the attention of the person who wrote the question. The … Continue reading Songeziwe Mahlangu: a shadow of a writer

south african author songeziwe

The South African writer Songeziwe Mahlangu went up north and ended up in the Kenyan capital city Nairobi. He attended a party celebrating words and books. Songeziwe is the winner of the Etisalat Prize for African Literature.

etisalat prize for literature

The name is out. The winner of the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature has been announced. His name is Songeziwe Mahlangu. He left behind another writer from South Africa and one from Nigeria. To some it may be a hard thing to swallow, but also in the second edition of the prize there is no … Continue reading etisalat prize for literature