Author - Zama Madinana

Zama Madinana is a Johannesburg-based performer, poet and writer. His work has appeared in Stanzas, Botsotso, Carapace, Poetry Potion, The Thinker, Sunday World, New Coin and other literary publications. His work focuses mainly on love, politics and social issues. In 2021, he won the third prize of Sol Plaatje EU Poetry Award. His poetry chapbook, Water & Lights was published in June 2021. In November 2021 he participated in Poetry in McGregor. He recently showcased his new body of work called Unsilenced. He holds a Bachelor of Accounting Sciences in Management Accounting and is now pursuing a degree in Creative Writing at the University of South Africa.