ANNOUNCING THE DINAANE DEBUT FICTION AWARD SHORTLIST
The Jacana Literary Foundation is delighted to announce the highly commended and shortlisted finalists for the 2015/16 Dinaane Debut Fiction Award. Entries were judged blind by a panel comprising Pamela Nichols (chair), Fred Khumalo and Maureen Isaacson.
In alphabetical order, the following manuscripts have been shortlisted:
- No word like home by Saul Musker
- Selling Lip-service by Tammy Baikie
- The Last Stop by Thabiso Mofokeng
The overall winner will be announced at an award ceremony later this year, at which their book will be revealed in print and the prize of R35 000 will be awarded.
The following manuscripts were highly commended:
- Braids and Migraines by Andile Cele
- Settlement by Phillip Doran
- The Binding Hut by Mathabo Masilela
- The Unfamous Five by Nedine Moonsamy
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