I never came across his name in a list of African writers who won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Still the writer Albert Camus was born in Africa, in Algeria to be precise, to be more precise in Mondovi (now Dréan). Two years ago the local authorities placed a plaque at the house where he … Continue reading ein nobelpreisträger wird korrigiert
In this article John Mwazemba, who has been in the publishing world for more than a decade, discusses the relationship Nadine Gordimer had with the South African magazine DRUM. She was the odd woman out. The only white writer, next to her compatriots.
Before the winner of the Cain Prize 2014 was announced, one of the writers shortlisted was interviewed. Five questions were put to her.
The master has turned 80. I do not know when he published his last book, but we do remember his novels, his plays, his essays and his poems. In the Kenyan newspaper Daily Nation attention is paid to his birthday and his written legacy.