Literary Zone

2021 Pulitzer prize winner Louise Erdrich

Louise Erdrich born Karen Louise Erdrich, June 7, 1954) is an American author of novels, poetry, and children’s books featuring Native American characters (...)

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Damon Galgut, 2021 Booker Prize Winner

Damon Galgut (born 12 November 1963) is a South African novelist and playwright. He was awarded the 2021 Booker Prize for his novel The Promise. He was (...)

| 1 week ago | 497 views

Poetry: A flaming tanker

A flaming tanker By Khadija Jalloh, USA My heart cries My soul sinks The pain is deep I see the scars of The tank blazing The burnt (...)

| 3 weeks ago | 652 views

Q&A with Turkish journalist Arzu Yildiz

Arzu Yildiz is a Turkish journalist who has covered high profile murder cases and the illegal arms trade to Syria. She has worked as an editor and senior (...)

| 1 month ago | 1600 views

Zambian writer Ellen Banda-Aaku

Ellen Banda-Aaku is a writer from Zambia who has published seven books for children and two novels.She has also produced a radio drama and film (...)

| 2 months ago | 1378 views

Ghanaian writer Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Nii Ayikwei Parkes is a Ghanaian-British writer and editor who has won acclaim as a children’s author, poet, broadcaster and novelist. Winner of multiple (...)

| 3 months ago | 1125 views

Kenyan writer and translator Wangui wa Goro

Wangui wa Goro Born 1961 (age 59–60), Kenya Education University of Leicester; University of London; Middlesex University. Occupation: Academic, (...)

| 4 months ago | 1356 views

Zimbabwean writer Brian Chikwava

Brian Chikwava is a Zimbabwean writer and musician. His short story "Seventh Street Alchemy" was awarded the 2004 Caine Prize for African writing in (...)

| 4 months ago | 2401 views

Nigerian writer Chika Unigwe

Chika Unigwe was born on 12 June 1974 in Enugu, Nigeria, the sixth of seven children. After completing her secondary school education at Federal Government (...)

| 5 months ago | 2589 views