Continuing the groundbreaking tradition of the first volume AfroSFv2 is an exciting anthology of five original SF novellas by African writers.Table of Contents‘The Last Pantheon’ Tade Thompson & Nick Wood An epic superhero face-off thousands of years in the making. ‘Hell Freezes Over’ Mame Bougouma Diene Long after the last skyscraper has drowned who remains and how will they survive? ‘The Flying Man of Stone’ Dilman Dila When ancient technology seems like magic legends live again in the midst of war and sides will be chosen. ‘VIII’ Andrew Dakalira A space shuttle crash, the numeral eight, serial murders, what connects them all could end humanity. ‘Paradise City’ Efe Tokunbo Okogu Change is coming to Paradise city and it won’t be pretty, but if this is paradise then heaven must be hell in need of a revolution. Editor: Ivor W. Hartmann Title: AfroSFv2 Publisher: StoryTime Release: 1st December 2015
Ivor W. Hartmann, Zimbabwean writer, editor, publisher, visual artist, and author of Mr. Goop (Vivlia, 2010). Nominated for the UMA Award (‘Earth Rise’, 2009), awarded The Golden Baobab Prize (‘Mr. Goop’, 2009), and finalist for The Yvonne Vera Award (‘A Mouse amongst Men’, 2011). His writing has appeared in African Writing Magazine, Wordsetc, Munyori Literary Journal, Something Wicked, The Apex Book of World SF V2, Litro, and other publications. He runs the StoryTime micro-press, publisher of the African Roar annual anthologies and AfroSF: Science Fiction by African Writers anthology, and is on the advisory board of Writers International Network Zimbabwe.