Makena Onjerika’s edited anthology Digital Bedbugs was featured at the first physical Mbogi Ya Mawriters event since the onset of Coronavirus at Alliance Francaise Nairobi…View More Makena Onjerika’s “Digital Bedbugs” reboots Mbogi Ya Mawriters.
Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi was the featured author at GoetheNamibia’s Virtually Yours on Saturday, November 14, 2020. She was moderated by series curator Zukiswa Wanner. Virtually…View More Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi at Goethe-Namibia’s “Virtually Yours.”
Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor was a guest at the first sneak peek of Kenya’s newest opera Nyanga: Runaway Grandmother in Nairobi on November 6, 2020. Nyanga:…View More Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor lends her voice to Kenya’s newest opera.
There are several activities lined up across the continent as International African Writer’s Day is celebrated on November 7, 2020. International African Writer’s Day was…View More International African Writer’s Day, November 7, set for several literary activities.
We give you a list of events across the African and Black Literature world you can attend in November 2020. Send us your event to…View More African and Black Literature events for November 2020.
Ama Ata Aidoo was hosted for an event dubbed “A Life Masterclass” by NYU Accra on October 15, 2020. The evening also doubled up as…View More Ama Ata Aidoo: A Life Masterclass in Accra, Ghana
Marlon James presented his newest novel Black Leopard, Red Wolf at Liverpool Black History Month on October 14, 2020. He was moderated by Irenosen Okojie.…View More Marlon James presents “Black Leopard, Red Wolf” at Liverpool Black History Month.
We give you a list of events from across the African and Black Literature world you can attend in October 2020. A few days ago,…View More African and Black Literature events for October 2020.
Ethale Talks, webcasts brought to you by Ethale Publishing and Revista Literatas, are set to light the Internet with speakers from the Portuguese speaking publishing…View More Ethale Talks happening in Portuguese in June and July.
Here is a list of virtual literary events across Africa to keep you busy during the shutdowns as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. 2020.…View More Covid-19: Virtual literary events across Africa to look out for during the lockdown.
The East African publisher of Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor’s The Dragonfly Sea and Peter Kimani’s Dance of The Jakaranda was revealed at a soiree hosted at…View More Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor, Peter Kimani’s East African publisher unveiled at Prestige Books Soiree.
Bethuel Muthee, Ema Tinje, and James Murua were the featured writers at the “Nairobi | Maps of Exile” Literary Salon at the Coffee Casa, Nairobi…View More Bethuel Muthee, Ema Tinje, James Murua feature on Nairobi | Maps of Exile Literary Salon.
Bethuel Muthee, Ema Tinje, and James Murua are the featured writers at “Nairobi | Maps of Exile” at the Coffee Casa, Nairobi on Thursday, February…View More Bethuel Muthee, Ema Tinje, James Murua for “Nairobi | Maps of Exile” on Thursday, February 27.
A fiftieth-anniversary celebration of Nuruddin Farah’s famed debut novel From A Crooked Rib was hosted at the new Cheche Bookshop and Café, Nairobi on Friday,…View More Nuruddin Farah’s “From A Crooked Rib” 50th anniversary celebration in Nairobi.
Nuruddin Farah is set to celebrate the 50th anniversary of his famed debut novel From A Crooked Rib at an event at the Cheche Bookshop…View More Nuruddin Farah to celebrate “From A Crooked Rib” 50th anniversary in Nairobi.