Appointments Ghana Rwanda

John Rusimbi to head Pan African Writers Association interim council.

The new interim council of the Pan African Writers Association, headed by Rwandan John Rusimbi, was appointed on June 26, 2022. The Pan African Writers Association, popularly known as PAWA, is a Ghana-based cultural institution that is an umbrella body of writers’ associations on the African continent and the Diaspora. The Accra, Ghana-based organisation was […]

Appointments Kenya Literary Magazines Nigeria

Clarie Gor, Kelechi Njoku are Rajat Neogy Editorial Fellows

Clarie Gor and Kelechi Njoku were revealed to be the inaugural A Long House Rajat Neogy Editorial Fellows on January 16, 2021. A Long House is a new frontier for black thought, stories, and critical discourse that was started in 2020. They announced themselves with a series of curated discussions featuring some of the most […]

Appointments Uganda United Kingdom United States

Appointments: Beatrice Lamwaka, Jared Jackson, Marianne Tatepo, Khadijah Z. Ali-Coleman

There have been new roles for Uganda’s Beatrice Lamwaka, USA’s Jared Jackson and Khadijah Z. Ali-Coleman, as well as UK’s Marianne Tatepo in the last week. Beatrice Lamwaka to head PEN Uganda Gulu Uganda born and bred Beatrice Lamwaka is Ugandan writer with a keen interest in human rights. She is the founder of Arts […]