SJ Naudé

SJ Naudé grew up in South Africa, where he studied law. He completed master’s degrees at Cambridge and Columbia Law School, at the latter as a Fulbright Scholar. After practising law in New York and London for many years, he returned to South Africa for a master’s degree in creative writing. The Afrikaans version of The Alphabet of Birds was awarded several prizes, including the University of Johannesburg Debut Prize and a South African Literary Award. He was awarded the 2014 Jan Rabie & Marjorie Wallace Writing Scholarship, the largest award for creative writing in South Africa. Naudé currently lives in Cape Town.

Bibliography

The Alphabet of Birds

The Alphabet of Birds

And Other Stories, 2015