'Callaloo' Author Nominated for Caine Prize

Tope Folarin's short story "Genesis," published in the Fall 2014 (Volume 37, Number 5) issue of the journal Callaloo, is a finalist for the Caine prize. The honor is a literature prize awarded to an African writer of a short story published in English. Folarin, a native of Nigeria, previously won the award in 2013. The Caine Prize will be awarded in London on Monday, July 4.