For What Are Butterflies Without Their Wings is the debut collection of short stories by UEA alumnus Troy Onyango and has just been published by Masobe Books. Troy graduated from the University of Nairobi with a degree in Law before joining the UEA MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) as the 2018-19 Miles Morland Foundation Scholarship recipient. He is currently studying for an MA in African Studies at SOAS, University of London. Troy’s work has been published in Prairie Schooner, Doek!, Wasafiri, Isele Magazine, Johannesburg Review of Books, AFREADA, Nairobi Noir, Dgëku Magazine, and Transition, and has been shortlisted for the Caine Prize, the Short Story Day Africa Prize, the Brittle Paper Awards, and nominated for the Pushcart Prize. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the literary journal Lolwe.