2017 South African Literary Awards Winners Announced

08 Nov 2017
2017 South African Literary Awards Winners Announced

The winners of the 2017 South African Literary Awards (SALA) were announced at a ceremony held last night during the Africa Century Conference in Tshwane.

Congratulations to PEN SA member Helen Moffett, who was a joint winner of the Poetry Award, along with Simphiwe Ali Nolutshungu. They were granted the award for their poetry collections Prunings and ingcango Zentliziyo, respectively.

The winners of the 2017 South African Literary Awards (SALAs) have been announced.

The SALAs are awarded annually by the wRite Associates and the Department of Arts and Culture to celebrate literary excellence in all the languages of South Africa.

See the shortlist here and the list of winners on The Johannesburg Review of Books

(Image courtesy of the South African Literary Awards)

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