“The Nobel Returns Home”: Wole Soyinka on Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Nobel Prize Win

The 2021 Nobel Prize for Literature has just been awarded to Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah. He is the seventh African to receive this honor. The announcement was made earlier today October 7, 2021, after a closed-door deliberation by members of The Swedish Academy. The news has sparked untold joy in the African literary community, with … Continue reading “The Nobel Returns Home”: Wole Soyinka on Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Nobel Prize Win