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Water Anthology

The collection includes well-known authors – such as Cat Hellisen, Fred Khumalo, Pede Hollist, Mary Okon Ononokpono, Efemia Chela and Louis Greenberg – alongside emerging stars like Megan Ross, Dayo Ntwari, Louis Ogbere and Alexis Teyie. With settings both realistic and fantastical, and stories both lyrical and urgent, this collection is the definitive high watermark for fiction from Africa this year.

Includes the winning story, The Worme Bridge by Cat Hellisen.

KES900.00

The tidemark of African fiction. A deluge of new short stories on murder, magic, family, war and water from twenty-one of Africa’s finest writers.

Edited by Nick Mulgrew & Karina Szczurek, Water: New Short Fiction from Africa is Short Story Day Africa’s third anthology of short fiction from the African continent and diaspora. This carefully-curated anthology of twenty-one stories is harvested from the over-400 entries to the project’s annual short story competition, the Short Story Day Africa Prize, in 2015.

Weight 301 g
Dimensions 127 x 23 x 193 mm
ISBN

978-1780263083

Country

Africa

Pages

284

Format

Paperback

Language

English

Publication Date

April 26, 2016

Author

Short Story Day Africa

Publisher

New Internationalist

1 review for Water Anthology

  1. Magunga Williams

    There is a good number of well written stories in here. But it is also a mix, IMO. Others are a little shaky.

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