Christopher Okemwa

Kenyan Young Adult Literature, Winner, 2015

Christopher Okemwa teaches Creative Writing at Kisii University, Kenya. He has published three collections of poetry and a collection of short stories. This is in addition to collections of Kisii proverbs and riddles as well as children stories. Okemwa is also a playwright and performance poet and runs the Kistretch International Poetry Festival. He holds a B.Ed (English and Literature) and an MA in Literature from the University of Nairobi. His doctoral study at Moi University in Kenya focuses on Performance Poetry in Kenya. 

Kenyan Young Adult Literature, Winner, 2015

Sabina and the Mystery of the Ogre

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Christopher Okemwa teaches Creative Writing at Kisii University, Kenya. He has published three collections of poetry and a collection of short stories. This is in addition to collections of Kisii proverbs and riddles as well as children stories. Okemwa is also a playwright and performance poet and runs the Kistretch International Poetry Festival. He holds a B.Ed (English and Literature) and an MA in Literature from the University of Nairobi. His doctoral study at Moi University in Kenya focuses on Performance Poetry in Kenya. 

Kenyan Young Adult Literature, Winner, 2015