Read Around ~ The Spirit Machine and other new short stories from Cameroon ~ Daughters of Eve and other new short stories from Nigeria ~ Butterfly Dreams and other new short stories from Uganda ~ Man of the House and other new short stories from Kenya ~ Black and Whites and other new short stories from Malaysia
Dreams and other new short stories from Uganda
Emma Dawson is Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute of English Studies, University of London.
View the front and end papers of this title (PDF, 294Kb)
The title story of this volume, Beatrice Lamwaka's "Butterfly Dreams", was shortlisted for the 2011 Caine Prize and reprinted in the prize's 2011 anthology, To See the Mountain. It also figures in the nternational Museum of Women's online exhibition, Motherhood Aound the Globe and the accompanying e-anthology, Mama: Stories of Motherhood.
You can hear the BBC World Service feature on this series, broadcast on The Strand on 11 February 2011 (MP3, 10Mb).
You can also view the publicity flier for this series (PDF, 3Mb).