CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: BINYAVANGA WAINAINA TO CO-EDIT THE GRANTA BOOK OF THE AFRICAN SHORT STORY

This is very good news: Binyavanga Wainaina (https://slswrites.wordpress.com/2010/01/02/binyavanga-wainainas-how-to-write-about-africa/) co-editing, with Helon Habila, the Granta Book of the African Short Story. Here’s announcement from the Sable Lit Mag (http://www.sablelitmag.org/?Submissions):

This anthology will bring together the best of the best African short stories published in the last 50 years. You are invited to recommend any great short story you have read in a collection, a magazine, online, or heard on the radio, but it has to be by an African author.

The story could be in English, French, Portuguese, Arabic, or any major African language, but the final language of publication will be English. Send story title, author’s name, and any publication information you have to help us track your recommended story. Send before April 30, 2010, to: africastories2010@gmail.com.

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