Artists In Residency Bellagio Center residency 2018 shortlist

Seven African artists make Bellagio Residency 2018 shortlist

Mona Eltahawy, Sisonke Msimang, Yemisi Aribisala, Ayobami Adebayo, Noo Saro-Wiwa, Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah, and Sylvia Vollenhoven are shortlistees for the Bellagio Residency in literature. The…

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Balsam Saad and Sherif Bakr on panel at the Casablanca International Book Fair 2018. Photo/ M. Lynx Qualey

A snapshot of the Casablanca International Book Fair 2018

The Casablanca International Book Fair 2018 was hosted in the Moroccan capital from February 8-18. Our good friend M. Lynx Qualey who runs Arablit.org was…

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Kaba Festival 2017 YouTube page

Kaba Festival 2017 videos now available online on YouTube

The inaugural Kaduna Book & Arts Festival also known as the Kaba Festival was hosted from July 5-8, 2017 in Kaduna State, Nigeria in collaboration…

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Dotti Rangimotto reads

The Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature 2017 reading

Mabati-Cornell Prize for African Literature 2017 winners Dotto Rangimotto and Ali Hilal Ali were hosted to a reading of their work at the University of…

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Alain Mabanckou, Ayobami Adebayo for Time of the Writer Festival 2018

Alain Mabanckou, Ayobami Adebayo for Time of the Writer Festival 2018

The line-up for the Time of the Writer Festival 2018, running from March 12-17, has been announced and it includes Alain Mabanckou, Ayobami Adebayo, and…

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