Ngugi wa Thiong’o novel Matigari is now available in Portuguese from translator Sandra Felipe and Ethale Publishing. Ngugi wa Thiong’o, one of the giants of…View More Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s “Matigari” now available in Portuguese.
We share five literary festivals lovers of writing can attend across Africa in July 2019. Lovers of African writing have been enjoying the last few…View More Five Literary festivals you can attend across Africa in July 2019.
Here is a list of African literary festivals you can attend in 2018. 2017 promised and delivered to literary feast of festivals in all corners…View More African Literary Festivals you can attend in 2018
Festival Fim do Caminho which is a festival of film and literature was hosted in Mozambique from November 17-27, 2017. Festival Fim do Caminho is…View More A snapshot of the Mozambique’s Festival Fim do Caminho 2017
Mozambique’s Festival Literatas 2017, the third edition of the literary festival, will be running from October 6-8, 2017. The festival will happen in Matola Municipal…View More Mozambique’s Festival Literatas 2017 announces October dates
José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta are three African on the shortlist of the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 announced on April 11,…View More José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta make Dublin 2017 shortlist
Mozambican writer Lucílio Manjate has won the first edition of the Eduardo Costley-White literary prize with his work “Rabhia”, the Portuguese-American Development Foundation (FLAD) announced…View More Lucilio Manjate wins inaugural Eduardo Costely-White Literature Prize
Here is a list of African literary festivals you can attend in 2017. 2016 promised and delivered to literary feast of festivals in all corners…View More African literary festivals you can attend in 2017
Five Africans Mia Couto, Kamel Daoud, Yasmina Khadra, Chigozie Obioma, José Eduardo Agualusa, and Alaa Al Aswany made the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 longlist…View More Six Africans make the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 longlist
The Mozambique based Festival Fim do Caminho Literary Prize 2106 got entries in the dozens this year. The theme of the competition this year was…View More Mozambique’s Festival Fim do Caminho Literary Prize 2016 gets record entries
The Man Booker International Prize 2015 winner was announced at an award ceremony at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London last night. The name…View More Man Booker International Prize 2015 – Not Yet Ushindi
The Man Booker International Prize highlights one writer’s overall contribution to fiction on the world stage. It seeks out literary excellence the judges consider a…View More Four Africans make Man Booker International Prize finalist list
The discussion about the languages we use to write our literature isn’t about to end any time soon. The debate has raged for years; write…View More Mozambican Mia Couto’s work wins PEN translation awards