Thando Mgqolozana – About the Author
Thando Mgqolozana is a novelist. His novels include A Man Who is Not a Man (2009), Hear Me Alone (2011), and Unimportance (2014). He was selected as one of the 100 Most Influential Africans, received the Mandela Rhodes and Canon Collins scholarships, as well as the JIAS Writing Fellowship. His is the co-author of Inxeba: The Wound (2018), an Oscar-shortlisted, record breaking film. He is the founder of Abantu Book Festival, a landmark annual literary event staged in Soweto.