The news has been made known !
The name of the winner of the 2015 Caine Prize for African Literature is Namwali Serpell (from Zambia).
Read here the announcement.
Its that time of year again! In about two weeks, the 2015 Caine Prize winner will be announced!
For those who are not familiar, the Caine Prize for African Writing, which was first awarded in 2000 is an award “open to writers from anywhere in Africa for work published in English. 753 more words
Enter the Literary Aristocrat.
Review of Binyavanga Wainaina’s One Day I Will Write about this Place.
When we board our final, one-way flight out of this earth, we leave a cute, epitaph-adorned gravestone; if when we are born, we come with a futurologist’s ‘birthstones’, Binyavanga Wainaina’s might read: “Enter, riding on the redolence of the Rift Valley, Binyavanga, the literary aristocrat.” 990 more words