Author

Prizes

 

Prize

Windham-Campbell Prize 2018 : Fiction

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi opens up a bold and innovatory vista in African letters, encompassing ancient wounds that disquiet the present, and offering the restitution to be found in memory and ritual.

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi has won the Kwani? Manuscript Project, a new literary prize for unpublished fiction by African writers, for her novel The Kintu Saga.

 

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Winner of Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2014

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Jennifer receiving the Kwani manuscript Prize