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Events Zambia

Zed Book Expo 2018 hosted in Lusaka, Zambia.

The Zed Book Expo 2018 was hosted in Lusaka, Zambia with readings by Kafula Mwila and Luka Mwango featuring on May 26, 2018. The event theme was “Keep literature alive, educate the world.” The Zed Book Expo is an annual event organised by Concept Developers Initiative and Southern writers bureau in partnership with Zambian Association […]

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Awards

Dele Meiji Fatunla to administer Caine Prize for African Writing.

Dele Meiji is the administrator of the Caine Prize for African Writing starting from June 1, 2018. Formerly Head of Communications at the Royal African Society, Dele will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Caine Prize, liaising with trustees, writers and key partners in Africa, the UK and the US. Working with publishers, […]

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Festivals Kenya South Africa Tanzania

Sigana International Storytellers Festival 2018 kicks off.

The Sigana International Storytellers Festival 2018 kicked off with a session at the Kenya National Library Services in Buruburu, Nairobi on May 30, 2018. The Sigana International Storytelling Festival provides Kenyan audiences and lovers of the age-old sacred art of storytelling the rare opportunity to experience both homegrown and “diasporan” performances. The festival, which first […]