The Caine Prize for African Writing recognizes an African writer each year for a short story written in English. This year's prize went to Nigerian Rotimi Babatunde for "Bombay's Republic." It's about a Nigerian soldier who fought in Burma during World War II. Host Michel Martin talks with Babatunde and CNN's Nima Elbagir, one of the judges.
'African Booker' Defies Image Of Tragic Continent
By editor • Jul 5, 2012
Originally published on July 5, 2012 12:01 pm