Celebrating East African Writing!

Outside Looking In – The Winning Piece

So the judges have decided that the winner of this contest, by virtue of being the item that reflects closely the perspective called out for in the contest guidelines, is:

Just Beyond Busia by Stella Riunga

Just Beyond BusiaYou wouldn’t expect there to be such a difference-it’s just one bus ride across the border, after all. I’m not some white-skinned ‘expat’ coming to share my ‘expatise’ for a princely salary in dollars. Read more.

Stella, please contact us at for directions on how to claim your prize, which was an autographed copy of Cut off my Tongue by Sitawa Namwalie.

Thank you all for participating in this experiment. If you have ideas for next year’s activities please write in to us at and we will be happy to chat with you.


One comment on “Outside Looking In – The Winning Piece

  1. Pascal Mailu
    December 17, 2012

    A very beautifully written piece.


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