About Thando Mgqolozana
Thando Mgqolozana is a Mandela Rhodes Scholar, a recipient of the Golden Key International Honour for Scholastic Achievement, and one of the Mail & Guardian’s Top 200 Young South Africans.
He has previously worked as a researcher at the Human Sciences Research Council and is now based at the University of Cape Town.
Thando is also the author of Hear Me Alone (2011) and A Man Who Is Not a Man (2009), a novel that enjoyed critical success and was long-listed for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. His latest novel is Unimportance.