Events Germany New Books Nonfiction

“Resonanzen. Schwarzes Literaturfestival” presented in Frankfurt, Germany.

Resonanzen. Schwarzes Literaturfestival, a publication from a literary festival earlier in the year, was presented in Frankfurt, Germany on October 22, 2022. In May, “Resonanzen – Schwarzes Literaturfestival” (Resonance – A Festival of Black German-Language Fiction) a project of Ruhrfestspiele and writer and political activist Sharon Dodua Otoo was hosted. It aimed to rethink, reimagine […]

Awards Festivals Fiction South Africa

Futhi Ntshingila wins Sharjah International Book Fair Prize 2022.

Futhi Ntshingila’s novel They Got To You Too was awarded the Sharjah International Book Fair Prize 2022 on November 3, 2022. The Sharjah International Book Fair is one of the leading festivals in the Middle East and Africa region. At the opening ceremony, the fair typically awards the best books written over the last year […]

Festivals Nigeria

Lagos Art & Books Festival 2022 kicks off on November 14.

The Lagos Art & Books Festival 2022, popularly known as Labaf, runs in venues in Lagos, Nigeria from November 14-20, 2022. The festival with the theme “Pathways to the Future” is dedicated to Bruce OnoBrakpeya. The Lagos Book & Art Festival is an annual arts festival founded by the Committee for Relevant Art (CORA), a […]