Samson Kambalu is a Malawi born London based contemporary artist and writer. His first book The Jive Talker or How to Get a British Passport (Jonathan Cape, Simon and Schuster, Unionsverlag) was named winner of National Book Tokens’ Global Reads (2010).
“One of the artists to colour the future” – Adrian Searle, The GUARDIAN
“A born writer.” – Gary Indiana, author of Andy Warhol and the Can that Sold the World
“Read Kambalu, cry, clap your hands.” – Iain Finlayson, THE TIMES
“A beguiling voice.” – Daniel Bergner, author of The Other Side of Desire