Dublin International Literary Award 2020 longlist

The African novelists on the Dublin International Literary Award 2020 longlist

There are eleven novelists from across Africa on Dublin International Literary Award 2020 longlist announced on Monday, November 11, 2019. The Dublin International Literary Award…

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Angela Wachuka (Book Bunk), Elinor Sisulu (PUKU Foundation), Bibi Bakare-Yusuf (Casava Republic), Gbadega Adedapo (President, Nigerian Publishers Association), Dr. Tariq Al Gurg (Dubai Cares), Boudour Al Qasimi (IPA Vice-President), Hugo Setzer (IPA President), Laurence Njagi (President, Kenya Publishers Association), Brian Wafawarowa (Chair, IPA Inclusive Publishing and Literacy Committee), Okechukwu Ofili (OkadaBooks), Stephanie Braquehais, Wanjiru Koinange (Book Bunk)

Africa Publishing Innovation Fund grants $170,000 to seven African publishing-related projects.

The Africa Publishing Innovation Fund granted $170,000 to seven publishing-related projects across Africa on October 29, 2019. The Africa Publishing Innovation Fund was created following…

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Morland Writing Scholarships for African Writers 2019

Morland Writing Scholarships 2019 shortlist announced.

The shortlist for the Morland Writing Scholarships 2019 was announced today, October 25, 2019. The Morland Writing Scholarships for African Writers, popularly referred to as…

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Accra International Book Festival 2019

Literary festivals across Africa you can attend in October 2019.

We share with you a list of literary festivals you can attend across Africa in October 2019. September was a very activity-filled month of the…

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Nii Ayikwei Parkes, Mohale Mashigo to judge Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020.

Nii Ayikwei Parkes, Mohale Mashigo to judge Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020.

Nii Ayikwei Parkes and Mohale Mashigo are on the judging panel of the Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2020 announced today, September 3, 2019. The Commonwealth…

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Writivism Festival 2019

Four African Literary Festivals to attend in August 2019.

August 2019 promises just as much activity as the previous months on the African literary calendar. Here are four literary festivals and book fairs across…

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Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2019 shortlist

Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2019 shortlist announced

Ten poets from across Africa feature on the Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2019 shortlist announced on March 25, 2019. The Brunel International African Poetry…

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