Wole Soyinka & Tara June Winch

Tara June Winch, Protégée, greets a child at the local market in, Wole Soyinka’s hometown Abeokuta. Abeokuta, Nigeria, 2008

Tara June Winch, Protégée, greets a child at the local market in, Wole Soyinka’s hometown Abeokuta. Abeokuta, Nigeria, 2008

Tara June Winch, Protégée, reading in the MacDonnell Ranges, 40km west of Alice Springs in central Australia. Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée, reading in the MacDonnell Ranges, 40km west of Alice Springs in central Australia. Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée, making notes for her next book on the terrace of her house in Australia. Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée, making notes for her next book on the terrace of her house in Australia. Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, 2009

Wole Soyinka, Mentor and Tara June Winch, Protégée. Amsterdam Avenue, Upper West Side Manhattan, New York, U.S.A., 2009

Wole Soyinka, Mentor and Tara June Winch, Protégée. Amsterdam Avenue, Upper West Side Manhattan, New York, U.S.A., 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée (right), with student, Chantelle Inkamala during a literary workshop conducted by Winch at the outback school in central Australia. Ntaria School, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée (right), with student, Chantelle Inkamala during a literary workshop conducted by Winch at the outback school in central Australia. Ntaria School, Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée, selecting books from Wollongong University Library, a source of reference and inspiration for this young writer. Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée, selecting books from Wollongong University Library, a source of reference and inspiration for this young writer. Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée (left), in conversation with author Julia Leigh (a former Literature Protégée), at Bronte, a seaside suburb of Sydney. Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2009

Tara June Winch, Protégée (left), in conversation with author Julia Leigh (a former Literature Protégée), at Bronte, a seaside suburb of Sydney. Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2009

Wole Soyinka, Mentor and Tara June Winch, Protégée, continue their intense literary discussions during lunch. Sushi Hana, 466 Amsterdam Avenue, Upper West Side Manhattan, New York, U.S.A., 2009

Wole Soyinka, Mentor and Tara June Winch, Protégée, continue their intense literary discussions during lunch. Sushi Hana, 466 Amsterdam Avenue, Upper West Side Manhattan, New York, U.S.A., 2009