The third edition of the Etisalat Prize for Literature is on Saturday, March 19 and everyone is waiting for the next winner. The 2016 edition of Time of the Writer at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa was huge success with rich conversation flowing about literature, writing and reading.
Today our invited guests, Prize for Literature Judges and Patron, as well as the authors of our 2016 shortlisted books The Story of Anna P, as Told by Herself by South Africa’s Penny Busetto, Tram 83 by Democratic Republic of Congo’s Fiston Mwanza Mujila and What Will People Say? by another South African, Rehana Rossouw, have started arriving from all over the world ahead of the Lagos book reading event scheduled to hold on Thursday, March 17 at Four Points by Sheraton Hotel.
The book reading would have authors of the shortlisted books reading excerpts of their nominated novels, a question and answer session and of course an opportunity to meet the authors’ one on one and take pictures. Join the conversation using the hashtag #EtisalatPrize2015 #EtisalatPrizeForLiterature
Visit prize.etisalat.com.ng for more information.