Latest News 2010

Reading at the University of Applied Sciences in Trier

Wednesday 27th October 2010 at 4pm - Trier, Germany

Anli read from her first book "From Rock to Kraut" at the Library of the
Fachhochschule Trier as a part of the event  "Treffpunkt Bibliothek: Information hat viele Gesichter".


Reading at the University of Trier

Thursday 28th October 2010 at 11am - Trier, Germany

Anli will be reading at the University of Trier, CafĂ© au C,  in co-operation with Stephanus Unibuchhandlung. Inspired by Anli's book, there will be a special South African meal at the student canteen that day.


Earlier this Year

Wednesday 30th June 2010

Announcement of the Shortlists for the Inaugural Penguin Prize for African Writing.

Anli is on the shortlist for the Inaugural Penguin Prize for African Writing for non-fiction.
This award seeks to highlight the diverse writing talent on the African continent and
make new African fiction and non-fiction available to a wider readership.



Frankfurt Book Fair - 7 October 2010

Anli was at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Basteln, Wandern and Putzen was on display in Hall 3.

Mail & Guardian Johannesburg Literary Festival

Friday 3rd - Sunday 5th September 2010

Anli attended the Mail & Guardian Johannesburg Literary Festival in South Africa.

Highlights included the panel discussion Being Here: South Africans in 2010, and
the announcement of the winners in non-fiction and fiction of the Penguin Prize
 for African writers, for which she was shortlisted.

(c) Anli Serfontein 2010

With fellow non-fiction shortlistee  Tebogo Tlharipe at the Penguin Awards Ceremony in Johannesburg

(c) Isabella Morris, 2010

With fellow Penguin African Writing Prize shortlistees, Johannesburg 4 September 2010


Leipzig Book Fair - March 2010