The Caine Prize Readings are an opportunity to hear the best in new fiction and celebrate Africa’s leading literary award.
Each shortlisted writer reads from and discusses their work. The 2014 shortlist is:
Diane Awerbuck (South Africa) ‘Phosphorescence’ in Cabin Fever(Umuzi, Cape Town. 2011)
Efemia Chela (Ghana/Zambia) ‘Chicken’ in Feast, Famine and Potluck (Short Story Day Africa, South Africa. 2013)
Tendai Huchu (Zimbabwe) ‘The Intervention’ in Open Road Review, issue 7, New Delhi. 2013
Billy Kahora (Kenya) ‘The Gorilla’s Apprentice’ in Granta (London. 2010)
Okwiri Oduor (Kenya) ‘My Father’s Head’ in Feast, Famine and Potluck (Short Story Day Africa, South Africa. 2013)