PEN SA Members Longlisted for Emerging Voices Award
16 Jun 2015
PEN SA’s Executive Vice President Mandla Langa has been longlisted in the Fiction category of the FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices Awards for his book, The Texture of Shadows. PEN SA member Petina Gappah has also been longlisted in that category for The Book of Memory.
Congratulations and good luck to Mandla and Petina!
Update: The shortlist of three has since been announced, including Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor, Scholastique Mukasonga and Chigozie Obioma.
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