The Kamau Brathwaite Remix Engine YouTube channel has been celebrating Caribbean legend Kamau Brathwaite since it was set up on May 8, 2020. Kamau Brathwaite,…
The Storymoja Hay Festival is back. The event is set to hit Nairobi on 13-16th September at the National Museum of Kenya. I first attended…View More The Return of the Storymoja Hay Festival
One of the loudest noises in the last few months is a campaign by a dude called Zachary Muturi Kimotho who was on a quest…View More Sihle Khumalo’s Heart of Africa (How Zack could have made it to South Africa)
A look at “Changing Kenya’s Literary Landscape” a paper by Alexander Nderitu who I met when I went to visit ailing author Marjorie Oludhe-Macgoye. When…View More Alexander Nderitu’s guide for Kenyan writers.
Where authors meet at Marjorie Oludhe-Macgoyes home in Ngara and talk books. One of the best movies I have watched in my life was Finding…View More Talking books at Marjorie Oludhe-Macgoye’s Ngara home
After the terrifying experience I had to go through in Seychelles I had to be sure about these South African writers. Can they all…View More Five things I learnt from “Happiness is a four letter word”
Book: The Thirtieth Candle Author: Angela Makholwa Publisher: Pan Macmillan Genre: Fiction Buy your own copy of The 30th Candle I recently got an opportunity…View More How Angela Makholwa nearly derailed my Seychelles Carnival plans