PEN SA Titles


African Pens (2011)

SAPEN brings you a brand new anthology of writings from Africa, a collection that will give the reader insight into what African writers are experiencing and writing about in the new decade. A total of 530 entries were received for...

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African Pens 2011

New Writing from Africa (2009)

“WHAT are African writers thinking and writing about as the first decade of the 21st century draws to a close?” Winning stories selected by J.M. Coetzee What’s on the minds of African writers? The South African Chapter of PEN International...

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New Writing from Africa

African Pens (2007)

Moral and creative courage marks these new stories from young writers of the SADC region. They say what they want and confront what they must, unconstrained by past notions of what can or should be voiced. African Pens – New...

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African Pens

African Road (2006)

The 2006 award attracted 231 entries from Angola, Botswana, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe, and selected stories were published in African Road – New writing from southern Africa 2006 in April. We publish ‘Travels to the Magical Kingdom’,...

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African Road

African Compass (2005)

African Compass – New writing from southern Africa 2005 is the first title in a three year series of the US $10 000 HSBC/SA PEN Literary award. The award is targeted at young writers who are citizens of any country...

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African Compass