The Ake Festival 2018 in Lagos, Nigeria from October 25 – 27 will feature a battery of guests from across the African world of books…View More Nuruddin Farah leads star studded guest list for Ake Festival 2018.
An action packed Pa Gya! Literary festival 2018 is set to happen in Accra, Ghana from October 19-21, 2018. The Pa Gya! Literary festival first…View More Action packed Pa Gya! Literary Festival 2018 set for Accra, Ghana.
The Rutanang Book Fair 2018 will be hosted at the Govan Mbeki Hall in Tlokwe, South Africa on 27 October. The event theme is “we…View More Rutanang Book Fair 2018 wraps up October in South Africa.
African Book Fairs and Literary Festivals #FBF2018 were a topic of discussion at the African pavilion at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2018 on October 11,…View More Frankfurt Book Fair 2018: African Book Fairs and Literary Festivals. #FBF18
The Nairobi International Book Fair 2018 happened at the Sarit Centre, Nairobi from September 26-30, 2018. The fair which was in its 21st edition had…View More A snapshot of the Nairobi International Book Fair 2018.
The Lagos International Poetry Festival 2018 kicks off on October 31 and ends on November 4, 2018 at Freedom Park, Lagos Island. Founded in 2015,…View More Lagos International Poetry Festival 2018 at end of October.
Tsitsi Dangarembga was announced as the curator Berlin’s African Book Festival 2019 at a ceremony in Berlin on September 25, 2018. The festival is set…View More Tsitsi Dangarembga to curate Berlin’s African Book Festival 2019.
The inaugural Gaborone Book Festival 2018 line-up has been unveiled with the festival set to rock Botswana from September 21-22. The guests include the Nigerian…View More Lola Shoneyin on Gaborone Book Festival 2018 line-up.
The Kaduna Books & Arts Festival 2018, popularly known as Kabafest (#Kabafest2018), was hosted at the Silversand Hotel in Kaduna, Nigeria from September 5-8, 2018.…View More A snapshot of the Kaduna Books & Arts Festival 2018. #Kabafest2018
The Ghana International Book Fair 2018 was held at the Accra International Conference Centre from Thursday, 30th August to Sunday, 1st September, 2018. The theme…View More A snapshot of the Ghana International Book Fair 2018.
The Kistrech International Poetry Festival 2018 is set to happen in a series of towns in Kenya from October 3-10. The Kistrech International Poetry Festival…View More Kistrech International Poetry Festival 2018 for October.
Authors from all over the continent will be converging on Cape Town, South African for the Open Book Festival 2018 which happens in September 5-9,…View More Open Book Festival 2018 set for Cape Town in September.
The Ake Festival 2018 theme and dates have been announced by the organisers. The festival will be happening in Lagos, Nigeria from October 24-27, 2018.…View More Ake Festival 2018 theme and dates announced. #AkeFest18
Poet Warsan Shire will headline the Africa Writes festival 2018 in London from Friday 29 June to Sunday 1 July 2018. The UK’s biggest annual…View More Warsan Shire headlines UK’s “Africa Writes” festival 2018.
The Sigana International Storytellers Festival 2018 kicked off with a session at the Kenya National Library Services in Buruburu, Nairobi on May 30, 2018. The…View More Sigana International Storytellers Festival 2018 kicks off.