The AfroYoungAdult anthology from the Goethe-Institut will launch at the Ake Book Festival 2019 in Lagos, Nigeria which happens on October 24-27, 2019. In September…View More Goethe-Institut’s AfroYoungAdult anthology to launch at Ake Book Festival 2019.
Adipo Sidang and Mugabi Byenkya were the featured writers at the Literary Crossroads series at Goethe-Institut Nairobi on June 27, 2019. They were moderated by…View More Adipo Sidang, Mugabi Byenkya feature at Goethe-Institut Nairobi’s Literary Crossroads.
Writer Pede Hollist and actor Hana Kefela are the first to feature at the Goethe-Institut Kenya’s Artistic Encounters 2018. They will be performing at the…View More Pede Hollist, Hana Kefela to kick off Goethe Nairobi’s Artistic Encounters 2018.
South African author Angela Makholwa is set to co-feature at the final Goethe-Institut Nairobi’s Artistic Encounters on November 9th, 2017 with singer and actress Patricia…View More Angela Makholwa, Patricia Kihoro headline Goethe Nairobi’s Artistic Encounters
Lola Shoneyin and Maimouna Jallow are the featured guests for Goethe Nairobi series, Artistic Encounters. They will be at the Maendeleo House on June 15,…View More Lola Shoneyin and Maimouna Jallow for Nairobi
The Goethe Institut funded project Reading in Unusual Spaces saw readers descend on Langata Women’s Prison in Nairobi on February 11, 2017. People read in…View More Reading in Unusual Spaces: Langata Women’s Prison, Nairobi
Nigerian visual artist, writer, and photographer Victor Ehikhamenor and South African theatre director, writer, and performance poet Koleka Putuma will share a stage at the…View More Victor Ehikhamenor and Koleka Putuma for Kenya in March
Rasna Warah’s new nonfiction book Unsilenced launched to a packed audience at Goethe Nairobi on Wednesday October 26th 2016. Rasna Warah who worked for the…View More Rasna Warah new book “UNsilenced” launches at Goethe Nairobi
Author Yewande Omotoso and writer Jumoke Verissimo will be the star attractions at tonight’s Literary Crossroads event at the Goethe Institut in Johannesburg tonight. Their topic…View More Yewande Omotoso and Jumoke Verissimo star at Literary Crossroads tonight
The Goethe Institut in Lagos hosted Elnathan John and Abubakar Adam Ibrahim, two of the hottest writers on the African continent right now, to a…View More Elnathan John and Abubakar Adam Ibrahim #OccupyGoetheLagos #Labaf2015
The sixth edition of the 2015 Maktaba Awards, which recognises Kenya’s best libraries, was held at the Nairobi National Museum on Tuesday Evening. Libraries are…View More Dr Robert Ouko Memorial Library is Kenya’s best library in 2015
Dayo Ntwari has been having a great year. The Rwandan writer with the Nigerian connection started his writing year with a shortlist on the Writivism…View More Dayo Ntwari to read at Goethe Kigali
Esther Armah is an international award-winning journalist working in print, radio and television. She is also a playwright, writer and lecturer. Armah is host and…View More Esther Armah is August’s Writers Project of Ghana author
Writers Project of Ghana is an organisation based in Ghana, duh, and the US which aims at promoting Ghanaian literature and writing through creative writing…View More Dr Mawuli Adjei for Writers Project of Ghana in July
The Goethe Institut in Nairobi was packed to the rafters for the second edition of their “Conversations with African writers” series. The first in the…View More Ciku Kimeria, Ndiritu Wahome play to packed Goethe Nairobi