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LitFest Harare 2022 to kick off on November 23

LitFest Harare 2022 is set to be hosted in Harare, Zimbabwe from November 23 – 26, 2022. The festival theme is “We are joy – Celebrating the ties that bind us.” LitFest Harare is a literature festival hosted annually in Harare, Zimbabwean since it was founded by poet and curator Chirikure Chirikure in 2013. You […]

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A snapshot of LitFest Harare 2021.

LitFest Harare 2021, the eighth edition of the literary festival that runs annually in Zimbabwe, ran from November 24-27, 2021. LitFest Harare is a literature festival hosted annually in Harare, Zimbabwean since it was founded in 2013. You can read some of our coverage of the festival in 2014 and 2015. The 2021 edition of […]

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African Literary Festivals you can attend in 2019

Covering the length and breadth of the continent, here is a list of African literary festivals you can attend in 2019. This list is regularly updated as and when information becomes available. 2018 was a very literary festival filled year for Africa. East Africa had a variety of festivals including the Hargeysa International Book Fair, […]

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African literary festivals you can attend in 2017

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 of the continent. Writers and readers met and interacted in many different venues in many types of environments. Some like Abantu Book Festival were new while the older ones like […]

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African literary festivals you can attend in 2016

What a year 2015 was where African literary festivals were concerned. A record number showcased some of the coolest people and their writing in various spaces around on this rock that we live on. It looks like it’s not letting up as there are very many events for this year. Here are some of the […]

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LitFest Harare 2015 to rock Zimbabwe

The fasted growing literary festival in Zimbabwe, LitFest Harare is set to run in Harare from 26 – 28 November 2015. The second in the series, there will be a series of activities running at the University of Zimbabwe, SAPES Trust, Theatre in the Park, the British Council and at Gallery Delta in Harare. It […]