Nadine Gordimer Short Story Award

Sandra

Sandra Hill was born in South Africa in 1968. She attended school and university in Cape Town, before moving to Stellenbosch. Founding director of a human rights and development organisation, Sandra now works as a freelance writer, editor and writing facilitator, primarily with civil society organisations. Sandra was awarded a Master’s degree (cum laude) in Creative Writing, from the University of the Western Cape in 2013.

Her poetry has been published by New Contrast, Aerodrome, UWC, and in volumes 3 and 4 of The Sol Plaatjie EU Poetry Anthology, published by Jacana. Herstory By Any Other Name was first published by Umuzi in their anthology, Ghost-Eaters and Other Stories. UnSettled and other stories, published by Modjaji Books in 2015, is her first collection of short stories