“Branded” by Lauren Beukes © Lauren Beukes, first published in December/January issue of SL Magazine, Cape Town (2003/2004).
“Warped” by Ayodele Arigbabu © Ayodele Arigbabu, first published in A Fistful of Tales (Lagos, Nigeria: Dada Books, 2009).
“Eden’s Burning” by Doreen Baingana © Doreen Baingana, first published in Chimurenga 12/13 (Cape Town, 2008).
“Doppelganger” by Peter Kalu © Peter Kalu, first published in Chimurenga 12/13 (Cape Town, 2008).
“Please Feed Motion” by Irenosen Okojie © Irenosen Okojie, first published Jungle Jim 4 (Cape Town, 2011); ©Irenosen Okojie, first published in Speak Gigantular (September, 2016).
“How Nnedi got Her Curved Spine” by Nnedi Okorafor © Nnedi Okorafor, first published in Africa Roar 2012, ed. Ivor Hartmann (StoryTime Publication, 2012).
“Writing in the Stars” by Jonathan Dotse © Jonathan Dotse, first published in Lusaka Punk and Other Stories: The Caine Prize for African Writing 2015 (New Internationalist Publications, Oxford and Jacana Media Ltd, Auckland Park).
“Mother’s Love” by Dayo Ntwari © Dayo Ntwari, first published in Water: New Short Fiction from Africa (Short Story Day Africa, 2015).
The Last Pantheon by Nick Wood and Tade Thompson © 2017 by Nick Wood and Tade Thompson. Originally published in AfroSFv2 Anthology. All rights reserved.
Khamzila’s Adventure by Ziphosakhe Hlobo and Lena Posch © Khazimla’s Adventures by Ordinary Superheroes, written by Ziphozakhe Hlobo and Lena Astarte Posch, illustrated by Nicole Leonards, inspired by Monde Sitole (Cape Town, 2016).
“Stations” by Nick Mulgrew © Nick Mulgrew, first published in Terra Incognita, ed. Nerine Dorman (Cape Town: Short Story Day Africa, 2015). This version published in Stations (Cape Town: David Philip Publishers, 2016).
“Shame” by Nerine Dorman © Nerine Dorman, first published in The Naked Convos (2014).
“No Kissing the Dolls Unless Jimi Hendrix is Playing” by Clifton Gachagua © Clifton Gachagua, first published in Africa 39 ed. Ellah Wakatama Allfrey (London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014).
“Elephants Chained to Giant Kennels” by Mehul Gohil © Mehul Gohil, first published in African Violet and Other Stories: The Caine Prize Anthology for 2012 (London, 2012).
“Sahara” by Shadreck Chikoti © Shadreck Chikoti, first published in All the Good Things Around Us: An Anthology of African Short Stories, ed. Ivor Agyeman-Duah (Oxfordshire: Ayebia Clarke Publishing, 2016).
“Land of Light” by Stephen Embleton © Stephen Embleton, first published in Imagine Africa 500, ed. Billy Kahora (Lilongwe, Malawi: Pan African Publications, 2015).
“Women are from Venus” by Tiseke Chilima © Tiseke Chilima, first published in Imagine Africa 500, ed. Billy Kahora (Lilongwe, Malawi: Pan African Publications, 2015).
“One Wit’ This Place” by Muthi Nhelma © Muthi Nhlema, first published in Imagine Africa 500, ed. Billy Kahora (Lilongwe, Malawi: Pan African Publications, 2015).
“The Regression Test” by Wole Talabi © Wole Talabi, first published in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, January/February issue (2017).