Hardly Working is award-winning South African writer Zukiswa Wanner’s sixth book. Her other solo projects are The Madams (2006), Behind Every Successful Man (2008), Men of the South (2010), Maid in SA (2013), London Cape Town Joburg (2014).
She has also authored two children’s books, Jama Loves Bananas (2011) and Refilwe (2014).
Wanner has contributed short stories to anthologies including 66 Books: 21st Century Writers Speak to the King James Version Bible (2011) and The Gods Who Sends Us Gifts (2017). She co-authored the Mandela home biography 8115: A Prisoner’s Home (2010) with the late award-winning photographer Alf Kumalo .
In 2013, she was selected as one of 39 African writers under the age of 39 most likely to change the direction of literature in sub-Saharan Africa.
Wanner is the curator of Artistic Encounters in Nairobi, Kenya and can be found in an African city near you without notice.