Tag: Marlon James

  • PREE hosts reading for Caribbean writers in Kingston

    PREE hosts reading for Caribbean writers in Kingston

    PREE, a leading literary journal from the Caribbean, hosted readings for leading and emerging writers in Kingston, Jamaica on Sunday, June 12, 2022. PREE is an online magazine for new contemporary writing from and about the Caribbean. They publish original works of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, essays, interviews, and experimental writing, giving their authors international visibility…

  • Nisi Shawl, K. Tempest Bradford, and Marlon James are Locus Awards 2020 winners.

    Nisi Shawl, K. Tempest Bradford, and Marlon James are Locus Awards 2020 winners.

    Nisi Shawl, K. Tempest Bradford, and Marlon James were among the winners of the Locus Awards 2020 announced on June 27, 2020. The Locus Awards are literary awards handed out annually by United States-based Locus Magazine. Locus: The Magazine of Science Fiction & Fantasy is the news organ and trade journal for the English language…

  • Namwali Serpell, Marlon James win Los Angeles Times Book Prizes 2019.

    Namwali Serpell, Marlon James win Los Angeles Times Book Prizes 2019.

    Namwali Serpell and Marlon James were announced winners at the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes 2019 on Friday, April 17, 2020. The Los Angeles Times Book Prizes were founded in 1980 by Art Seidenbaum, a Los Angeles Times book editor from 1978 to 1985. They are awarded annually in Best Biography, Best Current Interest winner,…

  • South African misses out on Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2016

    South African misses out on Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2016

    The winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2016 was announced and sadly for us rabid Africa watchers it went to another continent. The winner of this years “battle of the continents” was Indian Parashar Kulkarni for his story ‘Cow and Company’. The award was presented by Man Booker Prize Winner and former short story…