New German book series – young writers from Africa
October 15, 2010 Leave a comment
The German “Wunderhorn Verlag” publishes a new series of contemporary African literature in German. It is a courageous endeavour to translate young writers from Africa.
The first titles are
- Lebogang Mashile: Töchter von morgen – Gedichte (2010) [In a Ribbon of Rhythm, 2005]
- K. Sello Duiker: Die stille Gewalt der Träume (2010) [The Quiet Violence of Dreams«, 2002]
There will be published three books a year, the next one of Shimmer Chinodya…