The selection was organized by professors Érica Antunes and Simone Caputo Gomes, both of whom are researchers in the area of African literature. The book contains the work of 23 writers who marked the history of Cape Verdean literature – thirteen in the realm of poetry and ten in prose.
ACL releases selection of writings by Cape Verdean authors 31 Maio 2015
The Cape Verdean Academy of Letters (ACL) and the University of Cape Verde (Uni-CV) will release the first Literary Selection of Cape Verdean Authors this Wednesday, June 3, at the Uni-CV administrative headquarters in Praia. The ceremony for the release of the book, entitled “Cape Verdean Literature – Selection of poetry and prose in Portuguese,” will be presided over by President Jorge Carlos Fonseca, who is also a member of the Cape Verdean Academy of Letters.