ngugi is not the african best bet


It might be that some people are still in mourning for Ngugi wa Thiong’o, who did not receive this year’s Nobel Prize for Literature. He was high up in the betting order, together with a Japanese writer. But the name of Ngugi was not announced as the winner.  Evan Mwangi thinks that two other writers … Continue reading ngugi is not the african best bet

selection of literary prize winners


No Nobelprize for an African author. The Frenchman Patrick Modiano will receive this prize of prizes. But there are many more prizes to be won and writers from the continent Africa have won prizes. Prizes were won at home and abroad.  In this article Austin Bukenya gives an overview of these prizes and the books … Continue reading selection of literary prize winners