Time of the Writer 2019

South Africa’s Time of the Writer 2019 guest list unveiled.

The guest list for the Time of the Writer 2019, running from March 12-16 in Durban, South Africa has been announced. The Time of the…

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African Book Festival 2019 guest list.

Berlin’s African Book Festival 2019 guest list unveiled.

The guest list for Berlin’s African Book Festival 2019 has been unveiled. The festival curated by writer and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga runs from April 4-7,…

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Asmara-Addis Literary Festival (In Exile) 2019 “I Create. I Am Not Muse. Afrofeminism in Literature.” panel

Afropolitan Festival 2019 hosts Asmara-Addis Literary Festival (In Exile) 2019.

The Asmara-Addis Literary Festival (In Exile) 2019 was hosted in Brussels, Belgium on February 9, 2019. It was hosted as part of the Afropolitan Festival…

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Uganda International Writers Conference 2019

Uganda International Writers Conference 2019 for Kampala in May.

The Uganda International Writers Conference 2019 is set to happen in Kampala, Uganda from May 15-17, 2019. The conference is organised by the African Writers…

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Feminart Arts and Book Festival.

Meet the team running Malawi’s Feminart Arts and Book Festival 2019.

The  Feminart Arts and Book Festival 2019 is set to be hosted in Lilongwe, Malawi from October 11-13. This inaugural edition will be run by a team…

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A snapshot of Poetry Africa 2018.

African Literary Festivals you can attend in 2019

Covering the length and breadth of the continent, here is a list of African literary festivals you can attend in 2019. This list is regularly…

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Reimagined storytelling festival 2018

A snapshot of the Re-imagined Storytelling Festival 2018.

The Re-imagined Storytelling Festival 2018 was hosted at the Alliance Francaise, Nairobi on December 15, 2018. Here is a snapshot of the festival. Storytelling is…

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Leila Aboulela

Leila Aboulela for International African Women Writers’ Symposium 2018.

The International African Women Writers’ Symposium 2018 is set to happen in venues in Johannesburg, South Africa from 29 November to 6 December. Among the…

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Reimagined storytelling festival 2018

Re-Imagined Storytelling Festival 2018 for Nairobi this December.

The Re-Imagined Storytelling Festival 2018 will be hosted at the Alliance Française, Nairobi on December 15, 2018. In 2017 Positively African, a Nairobi based organization…

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