Events Fiction Nigeria South Africa

Ayobami Adebayo and Zukiswa Wanner dazzle Nairobi residents

Ayobami Adebayo and Zukiswa Wanner dazzled Nairobi residents over a series of literary events from February 22-24, 2018. The two were in the city at the invitation of the Goethe-Institut Nairobi. There was a whirlwind of literary activity in Nairobi this past weekend as two beloved literary personalities strutted their stuff in the green city […]

Events Nigeria South Africa

Ayobami Adebayo, Zukiswa Wanner for Literary Crossroads in Goethe Nairobi

Ayobami Adebayo and Zukiswa Wanner are the featured novelists for this month’s edition of Literary Crossroads at the Goethe-Institut Nairobi on February 23, 2018. They will be moderated by Aleya Kassam. Literary Crossroads is a series that brings together African writers to discuss contemporary trends and themes in literature. Under this project, which runs in […]

Fiction Kenya Launches

Young Kenyan writer debuts at Goethe Nairobi

We have the newest kid writer in town and his name is Joseph Bokea. Bokea wrote his debut novel Magic a fantasy fiction novel when he was a mere eleven years old. With his entry into the fantasy fiction arena we finally we have the next generation of fantasy fictionistas to join the likes of […]

Events Kenya

Ndiritu Wahome and Ciku Kimeria for Goethe Nairobi

Kenyan writers Ndiritu Wahome and Ciku Kimeria will be the authors who will be discussing their books at the “Conversation with African writers” series at the Goethe Institut in Nairobi on Thursday March 19th. They will be facilitated by facilitated by Khainga O’ Okwemba. I’ve talked about Ciku Kimeria on this blog before. She is […]