Our AuthorsIdza Luhumyo

Idza Luhumyo

Idza Luhumyo (b.1993) is a Kenyan writer with training in screenwriting and a background in law. Her writing has been shortlisted for the Miles Morland Writing Scholarship (2018) and the Gerald Kraak Award (2019). In 2020, she won the inaugural Margaret Busby New Daughters of Africa Award to study towards an MA in Comparative Literature at SOAS, University of London (2020/2021). In 2021, she was named winner of the Short Story Day Africa Prize. Her artistic practice lies at the intersection of law, film, and literature.


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