Caine Prize Reading

The first of the Caine Prize readings takes place tonight at 7 pm, at the Royal Over-Seas League in London.:

Sefi Atta (Nigeria): “The Last Trip.”
Darrel Bristow-Bovey (South Africa): “A Joburg Story.”
Muthoni Garland (Kenya): “Tracking the Scent of My Mother.”
Laila Lalami (Morocco): “The Fanatic.”
Mary Watson (South Africa): “Jungfrau.”

Tickets cost £5 and are available from ROSL ARTS at 020 7408 0214 ext 324 or You can read some commentary about the prize in today’s International Herald Tribune.