Tag: Mia Couto

  • The African novelists on the Dublin International Literary Award 2020 longlist

    The African novelists on the Dublin International Literary Award 2020 longlist

    There are eleven novelists from across Africa on Dublin International Literary Award 2020 longlist announced on Monday, November 11, 2019. The Dublin International Literary Award is presented annually for a novel written in English or translated into English to promote excellence in world literature. The prize worth €100,000, sponsored by the Dublin City Council, Ireland,…

  • José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta make Dublin 2017 shortlist

    José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta make Dublin 2017 shortlist

    José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta are three African on the shortlist of the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 announced on April 11, 2017. The Dublin International Literary Award is worth €100,000 to the winner and is the world’s most valuable annual literary award for a single work of fiction published in English.…

  • Lucilio Manjate wins inaugural Eduardo Costely-White Literature Prize

    Lucilio Manjate wins inaugural Eduardo Costely-White Literature Prize

    Mozambican writer Lucílio Manjate has won the first edition of the Eduardo Costley-White literary prize with his work “Rabhia”, the Portuguese-American Development Foundation (FLAD) announced today. Our good friend JESSEMUSSE CACINDA reports from Maputo in Mozambique. The Lusophone – American Foundation for development, FLAD AFRICA, started a new literary prize to promote the new African…