Wamuwi Mbao

About Wamuwi Mbao

Wamuwi Mbao is editor of the collection Years of Fire and Ash: Poetry of Decolonization, a poetry anthology that brings together more than half a century of South African struggle poetry. He lectures in English studies at Stellenbosch University. He writes short fiction, and his research interests are in South African post-apartheid literature, architecture and popular culture. He is a SALA-winning literary critic with the Johannesburg Review of Books. His short story The Bath is included in Twenty in 20, a collection of the twenty most significant short stories post-1994