Germano Almeida© Raquel Almeida

Germano Almeida //

Germano Almeida of Cape Verde is the winner of the 2018 Camões Prize for Literature, the most prestigious international award honoring the work of Portuguese language writers. Among its former winners are Miguel Torga, Jorge Amado, José Saramago, Pepetela, Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen, Agustina Bessa-Luís, Lygia Fagundes Telles and Mia Couto. The prize consists of 100.000 Euro.