THE #BABISHAI2016 LONGLIST is testimony to the variety, inventiveness and boldness of African poets. The wide range of themes and subject matter, the exploration to new heights and the intricate and intimate spaces between the verses is all the more reason to continue celebrating our poets and their works.
is a link to the #Babishai2016 longlist. We congratulate each and every
poet that submitted their work in a very competitive award.
The winners will be announced during the #Babishai2016 Poetry Festival on Friday 26 August 2016.