Kenyan writer Makena Onjerika is the Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 winner for her short story Fanta Blackcurrant, published in Wasafiri (2017). The ceremony was…View More Makena Onjerika is Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 winner.
Dele Meiji is the administrator of the Caine Prize for African Writing starting from June 1, 2018. Formerly Head of Communications at the Royal African…View More Dele Meiji Fatunla to administer Caine Prize for African Writing.
The Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 shortlist has been announced. The writers in the running for one of the continents most coveted prizes are…View More Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 shortlist announced.
Lidudumalingani has just been announced as the Caine Prize 2016 at a ceremony at Oxford in the United Kingdom. The South African win the prize…View More Lidudumalingani is Caine Prize 2016 winner!
Caine Prize winner 2013 Tope Folarin made the Caine Prize 2016 shortlist that was announced earlier today. The Caine Prize shortlist 2016 was announced today…View More Tope Folarin makes Caine Prize 2016 shortlist (We need new Caines)
The Caine Prize for African Writing judging panel has been announced today. The panel of judges will be chaired by the distinguished author and broadcaster…View More Caine Prize 2016 judging panel announced
Its that day ladies and gentlemen. Tonight The Caine Prize for African Writing will be announcing its sixteenth winning writer at a kick ass dinner…View More Caine Prize for African Writing winner announced tonight
The Caine Prize workshop gives aspiring writers two weeks to create and finish a story under the guidance of experiences writers and occurs in a…View More Images from the Caine Prize Workshop 2015 in Ghana
We all know the benefits of the Caine Prize to you as an African writer. The people who have been short listed and who have…View More Caine Prize 2015 deadline is Saturday 31st January
The people who will be judging the Caine Prize for 2015 have been revealed. The announcement was made earlier today at the ongoing at the…View More Caine Prize 2015 judging panel announced in Nigeria
The Caine Prize for African Writing will hold its annual workshop from the 21st of March to 2nd April at the Leopard Rock Hotel in…View More Caine Prize Workshop for Zimbabwe in late March
I just recently saw this lovely post from the people from the Caine Prize where they were hosting some of their 2012 and 2013 shortlisted…View More Caine Prize workshop underlines Uganda’s rise in literature
The judges for the Caine Prize 2014 have been announced. The judging panel will be chaired by award-winning author Jackie Kay. She will be joined…View More Caine Prize 2014 judges announced
We all know the benefits of winning the Caine Prize for African literature. For one, you get to be feted in all the capitals around…View More Last call for Caine Prize 2014
Migritude was first coined by Kenya Poet and human rights activist Shailja Patel. The concept involves people who leave one space to another for whatever…View More Migritude takes over as Nigerian wins Caine Prize 2013