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Lizzy Attree

Lizzy Attree has a PhD from SOAS, University of London. Her collection of interviews with the first African writers to write about HIV and AIDS from Zimbabwe and South Africa was published in 2010. She has taught at Rhodes University in South Africa and Kings College, London. She was the Director of the Caine Prize from 2014-2018 and is the co-founder of the Mabati Cornell Kiswahili Prize. She is currently a Director of Short Story Day Africa, as well as a freelance writer, reviewer and critic.