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Kwani? Manuscript Prize Longlist
Date: 12/04/2012

The Kwani? Manuscript Project Longlist was announced on 12th April 2013.

Jumoke Verissimo, A Night Without Darkness (Nigeria)

John Nkemngong Nkengasong, Across the Mongolo (Cameroon)

Nick Wood, Azanian Bridges (South Africa / UK)

Emmanuel Iduma, Becoming God (Nigeria)

Muthal Naidoo, Born Different (South Africa)

Toni Kan, Carnivorous City (Nigeria)

Ponatshego Moshwa, Diary of a Criminal (Botswana)

Tony Mochama, Dining with the Dictators (Kenya)

Stanley Gazemba, Ghettoboy (Kenya)

Eden Nthebolan, Homebrew (Botswana)

Philo Ikonya, Invincible Nubia (Kenya / Norway)

Abdu A. Mohiddin, Monsoon and Miracle (Kenya / UK)

Tsitsi Dangarembga, My Mother’s Breasts (Zimbabwe)

Saah Millimono, One Day I Will Write About This War (Liberia)

Philip Begho, Penny for an Orphan (Nigeria)


W. E. Mkufya, Pilgrims from Hell (Tanzania)

Manu Herbstein, Ramseyer’s Ghost (Ghana)

Ayesha Harruna Attah, Saturday’s People (Ghana / US)

Ayobami Adebayo, Stay with Me (Nigeria)

Nikhil Singh, Taty Went West (South Africa)

C.A. Davids, The Blacks of Cape Town (South Africa)

Bisi Daniels, The Colour of Oil (Nigeria)

Nicholas Ochiel, The Haggard Masturbator (Kenya)

Mbuh Tennu Mbuh, The Inheritors (Cameroon)

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, The Kintu Saga (Uganda / United Kingdom)

Emmanuel John Hevi, The Mad Brigadier (Ghana)

Timothy Kiprop Kimutai, The Water Spirits (Kenya)

Christopher Mlalazi, They are Coming (Zimbabwe / US)

Blessing Musariri, Useful Knowledge for the World Class Detective (Zimbabwe)

Clifton Gachagua, Zephyrion (Kenya)


 

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