Six poets are on the Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2020 shortlist announced on March 30, 2020. The Brunel International African Poetry Prize was founded…View More Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2020 shortlist announced.
Abubakar Adam Ibrahim was the second guest on the eighth and final day of the Afrolit Sans Frontieres Virtual Literary Festival on Instagram on Monday,…View More Abubakar Adam Ibrahim at the Afrolit Sans Frontieres Virtual Literary Festival.
Chiké Frankie Edozien kicked off the penultimate day of the Afrolit Sans Frontieres Virtual Literary Festival on Instagram on Sunday, March 29, 2020. The Afrolit…View More Chiké Frankie Edozien at Afrolit Sans Frontieres Virtual Literary Festival.
Jumoke Verissimo’s debut novel A Small Silence is on the Royal Society of London’s Ondaatje Prize 2020 Longlist announced on March 26, 2020. The Royal…View More Jumoke Verissimo on Royal Society of London’s Ondaatje Prize 2020 Longlist.
Leye Adenle talked sex and writing as the second participant at the Afrolit Sans Frontieres Virtual Literary Festival on March 23, 2020. The Afrolit Sans…View More Leye Adenle talks sex and writing at Afrolit Sans Frontieres Virtual Literary Festival.
Akwaeke Emezi’s Pet, and the anthology The Heart of the Matter: The Gerald Kraak Anthology Volume III are on the Lambda Literary Awards 2020 shortlists…View More Akwaeke Emezi, The Gerald Kraak Anthology on US’ Lambda Literary Awards 2020 shortlists.
The shortlist for the Afritondo Short Story Prize 2020 was announced on Friday, March 6, 2020. Afritondo is a platform that aims to connect with…View More Afritondo Short Story Prize 2020 shortlist announced.
Abubakar Adam Ibrahim’s new short story collection Dreams and Assorted Nightmares published by Masobe Books was unveiled on March 3, 2020. Abubakar Adam Ibrahim is…View More Abubakar Adam Ibrahim’s new book ‘Dreams and Assorted Nightmares’ unveiled.
Irenosen Okojie’s Nudibranch is on the Jhalak Prize 2020 longlist announced on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. The Jhalak Prize for Book of the Year by…View More Irenosen Okojie’s “Nudibranch” on UK’s Jhalak Prize 2020 longlist.
Bernardine Evaristo’s Girl, Woman, Other is on the longlist for the Women’s Prize for Literature 2020 announced on March 3, 2020. The Women’s Prize for…View More Bernardine Evaristo on UK’s Women’s Prize for Literature 2020 longlist.
Ukamaka Olisakwe’s newest novel Ogadinma Or, Everything Will Be All Right, published by Indigo Press, is out on June 18, 2020. Ukamaka Olisakwe’s first literary…View More Ukamaka Olisakwe’s “Ogadinma Or, Everything Will Be All Right” out on June 18.
Romeo Oriogun’s poetry collection Sacraments of Bodies, published by the University of Nebraska Press, is set to make its appearance on March 1, 2020. Romeo…View More Romeo Oriogun’s poetry collection “Sacraments of Bodies” out on March 1.
Tanatsei Gambura and Clementine Burnley on Amsterdam Open Book Prize shortlist announced on February 9, 2020. Amsterdam Open Book Prize is an initiative of the…View More Tanatsei Gambura, Clementine Burnley on Amsterdam Open Book Prize shortlist.
Two of Tade Thompson’s works are on the British Science Fiction Awards 2019 shortlist announced on February 10, 2020. Since 1970, the British Science Fiction…View More Tade Thompson on British Science Fiction Awards 2019 shortlists.
Five Jordan, a new arts for social development collective, launched in Abuja, Nigeria on January 31, 2020. Here is a press release that was shared…View More The Five Jordan Collective Launches in Abuja, Nigeria.