Harriet Anena is a writer from Uganda. She is the joint winner of the Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa, 2018, for her debut poetry collection "A Nation in Labour". Anena's short stories and poems have been nominated for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize (2018), Short Story Day Africa Prize (2017) and the Ghana Poetry Prize (2013). Her work his featured in "New Daughters of Africa, an international anthology of writing by women of African descent" (2019); "A Memory This Size and other stories, a Caine Prize Anthology", FEMRITE anthologies, Babishai Niwe Poetry Foundation anthologies, Sooo Many Stories, among others. She will perform her captivating poetry at Poetry Night African Book Festival Berlin join us again for a Tête-à-Tête with Harriet Anena.