The Art of Persistence and Aiming for Rejection: A Dialogue with Rhodasi Mwale

THE ART OF PERSISTENCE AND AIMING FOR REJECTION A DIALOGUE WITH RHODASI MWALE Rhodasi ‘Dhasi’ Mwale is Tumbuka, a fledgeling

Read more

Juxtaposition as a Lens for Observation: A Dialogue with Sihle Ntuli

JUXTAPOSITION AS A LENS FOR OBSERVATION A DIALOGUE WITH SIHLE NTULI Sihle Ntuli, born in 1990, is a poet and

Read more

Poetry as a Discipline Advised by Nature: A Dialogue with Mangaliso Buzani

POETRY AS A DISCIPLINE ADVISED BY NATURE A DIALOGUE WITH MANGALISO BUZANI Mangaliso Buzani (b.1978) grew up in New Brighton,

Read more

2020 AKO Caine Prize for African Writing: Conversations with Shortlisted Writers

2020 AKO Caine PRIZE for African Writing CONVERSATIONS WITH SHORTLISTED WRITERS I had the utmost pleasure of being in conversation

Read more

Commonwealth Short Story Prize Shortlist: A Dialogue with Aba Asibon

COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE SHORTLIST A DIALOGUE WITH ABA ASIBON Aba Amissah Asibon was born and raised in Ghana. Her

Read more

Commonwealth Short Story Prize Shortlist: A Dialogue with ML Kejera

COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE SHORTLIST A DIALOGUE WITH ML KEJERA ML Kejera is a Chicago based writer from The Gambia.

Read more

Commonwealth Short Story Prize Shortlist: A Dialogue with Alboricah Tokologo Rathupetsane

COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE SHORTLIST A DIALOGUE WITH ALBORICAH TOKOLOGO RATHUPETSANE My full name is Alboricah Tokologo (which means “freedom”)

Read more

Commonwealth Short Story Prize Shortlist: A Dialogue with Caleb Ozovehe Ajinomoh

COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE SHORTLIST A DIALOGUE WITH CALEB OZOVEHE AJINOMOH Caleb Ozovehe Ajinomoh is a native of Ozuja in

Read more

Commonwealth Short Story Prize Regional Winner: A Dialogue with Innocent Chizaram Ilo

COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE REGIONAL WINNER A DIALOGUE WITH INNOCENT CHIZARAM ILO Innocent Chizaram Ilo is Igbo. Their works interrogate

Read more

2020 Commonwealth Short Story Prize: Conversations with Shortlisted Writers

2020 COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE CONVERSATIONS WITH SHORTLISTED WRITERS Over the past few weeks, I have been in conversation with

Read more