Event featuring the five short-listed authors for the 2013 Caine Prize for African Writing: Elnathan John, Tope Folarin, Pede Hollist, Abubakar Adam Ibrahim and Chinelo Okparanta. Chairs: Tricia Wombell (Black Book News / Black Reading Group) & Jacqueline Auma (London Afro-Caribbean Book Club).
Meet the shortlisted writers for the 2013 Caine Prize for African Writing and discuss their work, with Tricia Wombell, of the Black Reading Group, and Jacqueline Auma, of the London Afro-Caribbean Book Group, as moderators. The selected five short stories are now available to read on the Caine Prize’s website (www.caineprize.com) and will be published by New Internationalist in the annual Caine Prize anthology along with the 2013 workshop stories. The anthology, entitled A Memory This Size and Other Stories, will be on sale at this event.
This is a Caine Prize 2013 event organised in partnership with the Black Reading Group and the London Afro-Caribbean Book Club.