We wrap up book news for our readers in our Book Digest feature. Today we bring you books by Akwaeke Emezi, Hemley Boum, Nnedi Okorafor,…View More Book Digest: Hemley Boum, Akwaeke Emezi, Moraa Gitaa, Nnedi Okorafor.
Ayobami Adebayo, Sara Collins, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, Léonora Miano, and Johary Ravaloson, are on the shortlist for Prix Les Afriques 2020 announced on August 12,…View More Prix Les Afriques 2020 shortlist announced.
Marc Alexandre Oho Bambe’s session at Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 4 from Lille, France happened on July 5, 2020. He was hosted by Hemley Boum.…View More Marc Alexandre Oho Bambe at Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 4.
Raoul Djimeli was the second guest on Saturday at Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 4 from Yaoundé, Cameroon on July 4, 2020. Afrolit Sans Frontières, a…View More Raoul Djimeli at Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 4.
The shortlist for Prix Kourouma 2020 was announced on Wednesday, June 24, 2020. Ahmadou Kourouma was the Ivorian novelist who wrote Allah N’est Pas (Allah…View More Prix Kourouma 2020 shortlist announced.
Fritz Bell’s short story collection Broutilles was announced the winner of the Prix Kon Nnanga 2019 in Cameroon on May 22, 2020. Jean-Louis Njemba Medu…View More Fritz Bell is Prix Kon Nnanga 2019 winner.
The Bakwa Literary Festival celebrated the best in Cameroonian writing from May 15-19, 2020. Bakwa is a Cameroonian publisher of literary fiction, creative nonfiction, and…View More A snapshot of the Bakwa Literary Festival.
The newly unveiled Bakwa Literary Festival is set to celebrate the best in Cameroonian writing from May 15-19, 2020. Bakwa is a Cameroonian publisher of…View More Bakwa Literary Festival to celebrate Cameroonian writing from May 15.
The finalists for the Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires 2019 were announced on May 7, 2020. The Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires (Grand Prix of…View More Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires 2019 finalists announced.
Here are the writers who will feature at Season 3 of Afrolit Sans Frontières running from May 25 – June 1, 2020. The festival theme…View More Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 3: Meet the writers.
Season 2 of Afrolit Sans Frontières was hosted by African writers from cities all over the world over the Internet from April 20-27, 2020. The…View More A snapshot of Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 2.
Hemley Boum wrapped up the penultimate day of Season 2 of Afrolit Sans Frontières from Paris, France on Sunday, April 26, 2020. She was hosted…View More Hemley Boum at Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 2.
Fadimatou Bello, Fritz Bell, and Albert Thierry Nkili Abu are the three finalists for Prix Kon Nnanga 2019 announced on October 14, 2019. Jean-Louis Njemba…View More Finalists for Prix Kon Nnanga 2019 announced in Cameroon.
A call out for entries for Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires 2019 was made on Friday, September 27, 2019. The Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires…View More Entries for Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires 2019 sought.
In a continuation of the Throwback Thursday series highlighting some of the best writers from the 20th century, we introduce to you Cameroonian writer Mongo…View More Throwback Thursday: Cameroonian writer Mongo Beti.