Listen to a reading and discussion between myself, Segun Afolabi, Nii Ayikwei Parkes, Caine Prize Director Dr Lizzy Attree and editor Ellah Allfrey. Recorded at the recent London Short Story Festival. I read from my novel Green Lion.
The Caine Prize celebrates writers from anywhere in Africa for work published in English. Its focus is on the short story, reflecting the contemporary development of the African story-telling tradition and showcases the very best short stories written by African authors. Hear readings from Caine Prize shortlisted and winning writers Henrietta Rose-Innes and Segun Afolabi. Prize advocate and workshop leader Nii Ayikwei Parkes also reads from his highly acclaimed body of work. Readings are followed by a discussion on short stories, writing and editing with Prize Director Dr Lizzy Attree and editor Ellah Allfrey.