Nigerian Writers Dominate 2017 Caine Prize Shortlist Again

The five shortlisted writers include three Nigerians, one South African, and one Sudanese for the 2017 edition of the prestigious Caine Prize for African Writing.



  • Africa:   2017 Caine Prize Shortlist Announced

    This is Africa, 17 May 2017

    The Caine Prize for African Writing, currently in its 18th year, released the 2017 shortlist. This year's shortlist seems to have taken a cue from the 2015 debate over inclusivity… Read more »

2017 Caine Prize Shortlist Announced

  • Africa:   An Assortment of Caine Prize Entries

    East African, 15 April 2017

    There is a sense of adventure in the anthology The Daily Assortment of Astonishing Things and Other Stories, put together from last year's entries to the Caine Prize for African… Read more »