The Shortlist


The names on the shortlist of the 2018 edition of The Cain Prize have been made known. The writers come from Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria. This is not a great surprise, for it seems that these countries have the liveliest literary scene in Africa. One of the Nigerian writers lives in Chicago (USA) and … Continue reading The Shortlist

because the night


Stacy Hardy will publish in February 2015 her collection of short stories. This collection is titled ‘Because the Night’. The name of the publisher is Pocko Editions. These stories show a view on presentday life in South Africa. Stacy is an editor at Chimurenga, a showcase of literature, art and politics.  Here you find an interview … Continue reading because the night