Keletso Mopai

Keletso Mopai is a storyteller who was born and raised in a small township in South Africa, Limpopo. Her debut collection of short stories titled IF YOU KEEP DIGGING was published in 2019 in South Africa by Blackbird Books. She was selected as one of the 2020 Mail & Guardian’s Top 200 Young South Africans. Her work is published in numerous journals such as Catapult, The Johannesburg Review of Books, The Temz Review, Fresh Ink, Omenana, Lolwe, and anthologies such as Joburg Noir. Her work mostly focuses on social and political issues that affect the ordinary and marginilised. Keletso studied geology and chemistry, and has a Bachelor of Science honours degree in Geology. She is currently working on her debut novel.

For information about subsidiary rights, please contact