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Kwani ? Editor Shortlisted for 2012 Caine Prize

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Kwani ? Editor Shortlisted for 2012 Caine Prize

03/05/2012

The shortlist for the 2012 Caine Prize for African Writing was announced on Tuesday 1st May by the new Vice President of the Prize, Ben Okri. Selected from 122 entries from 14 African countries, the shortlist includes ‘Urban Zoning’ by Kwani Trust’s Managing Editor Billy Kahora, published in McSweeney’s Vol. 37.

The full shortlist comprises of the writers below;

The winner of the £10,000 prize is to be announced at a celebratory dinner at the Bodleian Library, Oxford, on Monday 2nd July 2012. For more information on the Prize, biographies of the writers and to read the shortlisted stories, please visit www.caineprize.com/news.php

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