Teamhw SbonguJesu was born in 1996 in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal. He is a publisher, editor and writer at TNG Publishing Company(‘TNG’ – The New Generation) based in Pietermaritzburg, which specializes in works of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. He has an LLB degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and an MA in Creative Writing (with distinction) from Rhodes Univeristy. His forst poetry collection ‘Bury Me Naked’ (edited by Robert Berold)) was published in April this year.
His second poetrry collection is due later this year, and a collection of his short stories early next year.
Besides writing and publishingm Teamhw has a strong zeal for politics.