Damon Galgut(2023)

Damon Galgut is a novelist and playwright who published his first novel at the age of eighteen and has published another eight books ever since. He was awarded the 2021 Booker Prize for his novel, The Promise, making him the third writer from South Africa to win the Booker. He was previously shortlisted in 2003 and 2010 for the Booker Prize.