Dr. Jessie Kabwila, (member of parliament), Tsitsi Dangarembga, Brooke Marshall, (American writer) and Dr Timwa Lipenga.

Dr. Jessie Kabwila, (member of parliament), Tsitsi Dangarembga, Brooke Marshall (American writer) and Dr Timwa Lipenga.

This past month the The Story Club of Malawi hosted an international literary session at the Crossroad Hotel’s auditorium in Lilongwe.

The evening included author and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga who most famous for her book Nervous Conditions and her movie Neria. It also included Elson Kambalu a visual artist, curator and gallery owner most famous for his film Going South and being featured on CNN African Voices. There was also Dr Tammy Brown the Assistant Professor of History and Black World Studies at Miami University.

Here are images from what turned out to be a really cool event in Malawi’s capital courtesy of the event organisers.

I'm just posting this image to show you that Malawi is shining.

I’m just posting this image to show you that Malawi is shining.

CNN African Voices artist Elson Elson Aaron Kambalu

CNN African Voices artist Elson Elson Aaron Kambalu

Dr Jessie Kabwila

Dr Jessie Kabwila

Celebrated film maker and play wright, Joyce Mhango Chavula (right)

Celebrated film maker and play wright, Joyce Mhango Chavula (right)

Shadreck Chikoti

Shadreck Chikoti

Everet Chikoti and Yamikani Chikoti

Everet Chikoti and Yamikani Chikoti

Poet Chris Msosa

Poet Chris Msosa

George Kalukusha performing

George Kalukusha performing