Thando Mgqolozana

  • University of Cape Town, MPhil Fine Art


Thando Mgqolozana is a South African novelist. His novels include A Man Who is Not a Man, Hear Me Alone, and Unimportance. He was awarded the Mandela Rhodes Scholarship, is the founder of Abantu Book Festival, and author of Inxeba: The Wound. The film explores identity, masculinity and sexuality in Xhosa culture and was shortlisted for Best Foreign Language Film at the 2018 Academy Awards.