Jacana Conversations Debut Fiction Writers

DSU Jacana Conversations

Welcome to the world of award-winning, multi-national debut fiction writers

Meet South African Rešoketšwe Manenzhe, author of Scatterlings, and Zambian Mubanga Kalimamukwento, author of The Mourning Bird, fresh voices on the literary scene and both winners of the Dinaane Debut Fiction Award. Together with Rémy Ngamije, award-winning Rwandan-born Namibian writer and photographer and author of The Eternal Audience of One, they explore their worlds of inspiration, what it takes to imagine their characters into being and ultimately win over judges and readers alike.