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Listen to the 5 Stories Shortlisted for the 2015 Caine Prize for African Writing

Shortlist for the 2015 Caine Prize for African Writing

 
Podcasts of the five stories shortlisted for the 2015 Caine Prize for African Writing have been uploaded and are available to listen to, for free.

South Africans Masande Ntshanga and FT Kola read their own work, as does Nigerian writer Elnathan John, while “The Folded Leaf”, by Segun Afolab of Nigeria, is read by Olu Alake.

The winner of the £10,000 prize will be announced at an award ceremony and dinner at the Bodleian Libraries, Oxford, on Monday, 6 July.

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Namwali Serpell’s reading of “The Sack” is coming soon.

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Listen to “The Folded Leaf”, read by Olu Alake, produced by Alice Lloyd:

 

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Listen to “Flying” read by the author, produced by Alice Lloyd:


 

 

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Listen to “A Party for the Colonel”, read by the author, produced by Alex Feldman at Pixiu:

 

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Listen to “Space”, read by the author, produced by Times Media:

 

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Namwali Serpell’s “The Sack”: coming soon.

 

The ReactiveTwenty in 20A Life ElsewhereThe Gonjon Pin and Other StoriesFeast, Famine and PotluckAfrica39

 

Book details

  • Twenty in 20: The Best Short Stories of South Africa’s 20 Years of Democracy by , , , , , edited by Mandla Langa
    EAN: 9781928216421
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