African Literature

Words that Travel: Rhythms of Literature

Event Date and time: Saturday 21st January 2017 | 5:15 PM – 07:00 PM Venue details: SOAS  | Thornhaugh Street, London WC1H 0XG Organisers: Afrikult. | a...

LEMN SISSAY – Gold from the Stone

LEMN SISSAY was seventeen when he wrote his first poetry book, which he hand-sold to the miners and mill workers of Wigan. Since then his poems have become land...

MEET THE AUTHOR: CHIBUNDU ONUZO

Meet Chibundu Onuzo, author of The Spider King’s Daughter, columnist for The Guardian and Telegraph Wonder Woman. Onuzo started writing her debut novel when ...

Mogadishu: Memory, Politics and Return

Dating back to the 10th century, Mogadishu has a long history as a beautiful, cosmopolitan hub for Indian Ocean trade and centre for Islam. For many, the port c...