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Teju Cole for Storymoja Hay Festival 2013

Teju Cole
Teju Cole

The Storymoja Hay festival has hosted many distinguished writers including Ben Okri the famous Nigerian author, Giles Foden of the I wrote The Last King of Scotland fame among many others.
The 2013 edition of the festival will be happening in September and is set to rock the national museum of Kenya. One of the biggest of the festival authors is Nigerian born writer Teju Cole. Cole is a writer, art historian, street photographer, Distinguished Writer in Residence at Bard College. He has written quite a bit with his biggest work being Open City which is available in Kenyan bookshops.
Its going to be a good one this year I feel.

By James Murua

This blog is run by James Murua a Nairobi, Kenya based lover of books.

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