Category Archives: Recent Works
I am delighted and honoured that my recent collection, A Book of Rooms (Deep South, 2014) was named the winner of the African Poetry Book Fund’s 2015 Glenna Luschei Prize for African Poetry. The prize was judged by award-winning poet and scholar … Continue reading
The Pietermaritzburg launch of my latest collection, A Book of Rooms (deep south publishers), was held recently at the Tatham Art Gallery coffee shop.
After my reading at the Dromineer Literary festival, county Tipperary, with Maureen Kennelly, director of Poetry Ireland, and Conor O’Callaghan, Gerald Dawe, and organiser of the festival, Eleanor Hooker.
I was announced as the winner of the 2013 Sol Plaatje European Union poetry award for my poem, “Daily Duty”. The award ceremony took place during the Poetry Africa festival in Durban.