Van Aggelen African Literary Agency

Tendai Huchu

Huchu’s first novel, The Hairdresser of Harare, was released in 2010 to critical acclaim and has been translated into German, French, Italian, and Spanish. Huchu is a creative writing Ph.D. student at the University of Manchester and was shortlisted for the 2014 Caine PrizeIn their review of The Hairdresser of HarareThe Guardian called him: “An unusually astute and unflinching writer.”


The Maestro, the Magistrate, and the Mathematician