Chike Frankie Edozien is a Lambda Literary Awards 2018 winner in the Gay Memoir/Biography category. The announcement was made at a ceremony hosted in New…View More Chike Frankie Edozien is Lambda Literary Awards 2018 winner.
Perpétue Miganda was the featured writer at the #KigaliLit event at the Innovation Village in Kigali, Rwanda. The event which was hosted on May 30,…View More Burundi writer Perpétue Miganda features at #KigaliLit.
Lerato Mogoatlhe’s travel memoir Vagabond is set to hit your bookshelves in September 2018. The book is published by Blackbird Books. Lerato Mogoatlhe is a…View More Lerato Mogoatlhe travel memoir “Vagabond” out in September 2018.
The Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2018 winners were announced with a ceremony in Yantai, China on May 26. The biggest winners were South African Nompumelelo…View More Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2018 winners announced.
Fiction writer Nathaniel Z. Mpofu, nonfiction writer Pofela Ndzozi and poet ASA won big at the Bulawayo Arts Awards 2018. The Awards were given at…View More Nathaniel Z. Mpofu, ASA, Pofela Ndzozi win at Bulawayo Arts Awards 2018.
Welcome to the African Literary Podcast Episode 6. In this episode, tell give you news from the African literary scene on awards to the books…View More African Literary Podcast Episode 6.
Nigerian writer and lawyer Dele Ogun will be launching his book, A Fatherless People: The Secret Story of How the Nigerians Missed the Road to…View More Dele Ogun’s “A Fatherless People” to launch in June 2018.
Born for Greatness: Biography of Frank Leepa is the biography of South African music legend Frank Leepa. Written by Mpho A. Leepa and published by…View More Mpho A. Leepa’s biography of South African music legend Frank Leepa is coming.
Abubakar Adam Ibrahim is Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling 2018 winner. The prestigious award is given by the International Center for Journalists…View More Abubakar Adam Ibrahim is Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling 2018 winner.
The Sunday Times Literary Awards 2018 shortlists were announced at a ceremony in Parkview, Johannesburg on May 12, 2018. The Sunday Times Literary Prize is…View More The Sunday Times Literary Awards 2018 shortlists announced.
Joe Khamisi is the author of the book causing waves right now called Kenya: Looters and Grabbers, 54 Years of Corruption and Plunder by the…View More Joe Khamisi’s newest book focuses on Looters and Grabbers.
The cover for Panashe Chigumadzi’s second publication These Bones Will Rise Again from United Kingdom based publisher Indigo Press has been revealed. In October 2017,…View More Panashe Chigumadzi’s “These Bones Will Rise Again” cover revealed
The Tell Your Own Story Literary Awards 2018 were hosted at the Lusaka University, Lusaka, Zambia on Saturday April 21, 2018. The Tell Your Own…View More Tell Your Own Story Literary Awards 2018 winners announced
Nanjala Nyabola’s new book of essays called Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics: How the Internet Era is Transforming Kenya (African Arguments) is now available on Amazon.…View More Nanjala Nyabola’s book “Digital Democracy, Analogue Politics” now available
She Called Me Woman: Nigeria’s Queer Women Speak, a ground-breaking collection of 25 first-hand narratives from a cross section of queer Nigerian Women will be…View More “Called Me Woman: Nigeria’s Queer Women Speak” out April 24