24th ilb
5 – 14 Sep 2024 Program
9 – 18 Sep 2024 Young Program

Herkunft: Zambia

Namwali Serpell

Namwali Serpell was born in Lusaka, Zambia in 1980. At the age of nine, she moved with her family to Baltimore, USA. She attended both Harvard and Yale universities. Her first published short story »Muzungu« was taken up in the 2009 »Best American Short Stories« anthology and short-listed for the