Kiprop Kimutai’s #TrueStoriesFromIten

Kiprop Kimutai became famous when his manuscript The Water Spirits became third in the Kwani Manuscript Project that ended last year. The winner was Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi with her Kintu while number two was Saah Millimono with what was the working title of One Day I Will Write About This War. Makumbi’s Kintu was launched […]

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Saraba eyes East Africa with Storymoja collaboration

We all know Saraba for their work in the anthology space as well as with their new manuscript project. This time round the team from Saraba have opted for an East African invasion by working with the Storymoja Festival. As you might know, Storymoja is Kenya and East Africa’s definitive literary festival. Seriously. Just search […]

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The new Voices Ile-Ife anthology call out

Voices is an anthology of contemporary art and literature emerging from Africa, yet not promoting only Africa or African voices. The good people from Voices currently doing an anthology they call The Ife Issue. Ile-Ife is an ancient Yoruba town in Southwestern Nigeria, Osun State. Also known as Ife, the town is renowned for its […]