Festivals Rwanda

Rencontres Internationales du Livre Francophone for Kigali.

The first edition of Rencontres Internationales du Livre Francophone will be hosted at the Francophone Cultural Center, Kigali, Rwanda from March 1-3, 2022. Rencontres Internationales du Livre Francophone, which Google translate tells us is International Francophone Book Meetings, is a new literary event that will be hosted in Kigali this March. The event will bring […]

Festivals South Africa

Open Book Festival 2022 returns to Cape Town in March.

The Open Book Festival 2022 returns to Cape Town, South Africa from March 26-27, 2022. It is sponsored by the South African Department of Arts and Culture and Heinrich Böll Stiftung. The Open Book Festival, first hosted in 2011, is a literary festival held annually in Cape Town, South Africa with a focus on South […]

Awards Childrens literature Fiction Poetry United States

US NAACP Image Awards 2022 winners announced.

The winners for the NAACP Image Awards 2022, including literary categories, were announced at a ceremony televised on BET TV on Saturday, February 26, 2022. The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) is a civil rights organization in the United States aimed at advancing justice for African Americans founded by a group […]