There are several African writers on the shortlists for the British Science Fiction Awards 2020 announced on February 18, 2021. The British Science Fiction Awards,…
There are several African writers on the shortlists for the British Science Fiction Awards 2020 announced on February 18, 2021. The British Science Fiction Awards,…View More African writers on British Science Fiction Awards 2020 shortlists.
African, African American writers and poets featured in the finalists’ lists of the US NAACP Image Awards 2021 announced on February 4, 2021. The National…View More US NAACP Image Awards 2021 features literary entries.
Black writers featured prominently at the British Fantasy Awards 2020 announced on Monday, February 22, 2021. The British Fantasy Awards are awarded annually by the…View More Black writers feature on British Fantasy Awards 2020 winners list.
One Man In, a new book by British white man Chris Craighead published by Simon & Schuster, has ruined Black History Month. Black History Month,…View More One (White) Man ruins Black History Month.
The African Writers Festival, hosted by Georgia College & State University, runs online from February 26-27, 2021. The festival theme is ‘connections and illumination.’ Contemporary…View More African Writers Festival runs online from February 26-27.
Ghana’s Entertainment Achievement Awards 2021 shortlists, featuring literary entries, were announced on February 16, 2021. The Entertainment Achievement Awards seeks to recognise, unearth, spotlight, encourage…View More Ghana’s Entertainment Achievement Awards 2021 shortlists announced.
In our continuing monthly series, we share opportunities for those who wish to submit work be it poetry, prose, or other related arts in January…View More Opportunities for writers, poets, and publishers for February 2021.
Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi and Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor are the featured writers on this month’s “Long Talk” event from A Long House on February 21, 2021.…View More February 21: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor for “Long Talk.”
Kenyan novelist Henry Ole Kulet passed away after a short illness on February 16, 2021. Henry Ole Kulet is known for his novels which capture…View More Kenyan novelist Henry Ole Kulet has passed away.
Books by Agnès Agboton, Djamila Morani, Ibrahima Balde and Amets Arzallus Antia feature on the English PEN Translates awards announced on February 10, 2021. PEN…View More English PEN Translates Awards feature African writers.
Here are five biographies of some of the best African athletes in football, athletics, and gymnastics. The biggest sports stories will always intrigue audiences across…View More Five biographies of some of the best African athletes.
Hadiza Isma El-Rufai’s debut novel An Abundance of Scorpions is the February 2021 offering at the One Read App. One Read is a mobile application,…View More Hadiza Isma El-Rufai’s ‘An Abundance of Scorpions’ for One Read in February 2021.
Caleb Femi, Rachel Long, and Monique Roffey are on the shortlist of the Rathbone Folio Prize 2021 announced on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. The Rathbones…View More Caleb Femi, Rachel Long, Monique Roffey make Rathbone Folio Prize 2021 shortlist.
The finalists for the PEN America literary awards 2021 were announced on February 10, 2021. PEN America, founded in 1922, is an organization that works…View More The African, African American finalists of the PEN America literary awards 2021.
Pan-African poetry publishing collective Konya Shamsrumi to release Funmi Gaji’s The Script of Bruises and Rasaq Malik Gbolahan’s The Other Names of Grief. Are you…View More Konya Shamsrumi Releases Funmi Gaji and Rasaq Malik Gbolahan