About Siphiwo Mahala
Siphiwo Mahala is the author of When A Man Cries (2007), a novel which he translated into isiXhosa as Yakhal’ Indoda (2010), and which has been published as an eBook by Picador Africa Classics (2014). His latest book is African Delights (2011). His short stories appear in numerous literary journals and magazines locally and internationally. He holds a Masters degree in African Literature from Wits University. He is the Head of Books and Publishing at the national Department of Arts and Culture.