Nairobi Noir, the new anthology edited by Peter Kimani, launches at the Alliance Francaise, Nairobi on Thursday, January 30, 2020. The “Noir” series, comprising stories…View More “Nairobi Noir,” edited by Peter Kimani, launches in Nairobi on Thursday, January 30.
Writers who write in English and Portuguese are set to converge on Nairobi for the first Macondo Literary Festival to take place from September 27-29,…View More Lusophone, Anglophone authors to converge on Nairobi for Macondo Literary Festival.
The nine nominees for the Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires 2018 were announced on March 27, 2019. The Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires (Grand Prix…View More Grand Prix des Associations Littéraires 2018 nominees announced.
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o and Petina Gappah are two of the many delegates set to attend the International Publishers Association Africa Seminar in Nairobi from June…View More Ngugi Wa Thiong’o, Petina Gappah for International Publishers Association Seminar in Nairobi.
Peter Kimani will chair the panel of the Caine Prize for African Writing 2019 judges in an announcement made on December 19, 2018. He will…View More Peter Kimani to chair Caine Prize for African Writing 2019 judges panel.
Peter Kimani’s Dance of the Jakaranda is up for the Frederick Forsyth chaired People’s Book Prize. Let’s vote for the man. The People’s Book Prize…View More Peter Kimani up for Frederick Forsyth chaired “People’s Book Prize.”
Peter Kimani launched his novel Dance of the Jakaranda at the Goethe-Institut Nairobi on September 28, 2018. The Kenyan author had Wamuyu Maina as discussant…View More Peter Kimani launches “Dance of the Jakaranda” at the Goethe-Institut Nairobi.
Kenyan writer and poet Peter Kimani is set to make a Nairobi splash with his novel Dance of the Jakaranda. He will be having a…View More Peter Kimani’s “Dance of the Jakaranda” to make Nairobi splash.
The Hurston/Wright Foundation Legacy Awards 2018 nominees have been announced and feature writers and poets with African roots. They include Lesley Nneka Arimah, Peter Kimani,…View More Hurston/Wright Foundation Legacy Awards 2018 nominees announced.
Kenyan author Peter Kimani was the guest of the Bookish People at the Kenya National Theatre in Nairobi on the morning of Saturday June 16,…View More Bookish people host Peter Kimani to Nairobi reading.
Peter Kimani who has written Dance of The Jakaranda will be the featured author at the Kenya National Theatre on Saturday June 16, 2018. The…View More Peter Kimani for Nairobi book signing and discussion.
Peter Kimani, Ayobami Adebayo, Nnedi Okorafor, and Trevor Noah have made the New York Times Notable Books of 2017. The New York Times, a US…View More Kimani, Adebayo, Okorafor, Noah make New York Times Notable Books of 2017
Peter Kimani Launched his novel Dance of the Jakaranda at the Aga Khan University’s Graduate School of Media and Communications in Nairobi on Thursday March…View More Peter Kimani Launches Dance of the Jakaranda in Nairobi