Sindiswa Busuku

Sindiswa Busuku is an award-winning poet from Durban. In 2016, she published her debut collection titled Loud and Yellow Laughter (Botsotso), a cross-genre assemblage of photographs, prose and poetry experimenting with memory and documentation. She has published various poems in local and international poetry journals such as New Coin, New Contrast, Prufrock, Ons Klyntji, Home is No Longer Here, Aerodrome, Sol Plaatje European Union Anthology, Illuminations and Dryad Press: Unearthed Anthology. She was awarded second place for the 2015 Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Award and was shortlisted for the 2016 Gerald Kraak Award for African Writers and Artists. Loud and Yellow Laughter is the winner of the 2018 Ingrid Jonker prize for poetry.

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