is science fiction coming to africa?

There is a surge of a different kind of writing coming from the African continent. From east and west and south.

Several writers try their hand at writing science fiction. Sometimes set in an African setting, sometimes set in a western setting.  

The names of some of these writers are Lauren Beukes, Wanuri Kahiu, Jonathan Dotse and Nnedi Okorafor. The first name did some investigations into this newly explored world. The BBC did broadcast it

Lauren Beukes


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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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