the 10 best african writers

One needs some courage to compile a list with the ten best African writers. Let us forget for the moment the proper definition of an “African Writer”. 

The compiler of this list (professor John Masterton) did one easy step: he excluded Chinua Achebe. Maybe because everyone would have listed this Nigerian writer.  

Mariama Bâ

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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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