in conversation with yewande omotoso

Here is another writer with travelling shoes. She was born on the island of Barbados, she grew up in Nigeria, on the campus of the Obofemi Awololwo University and now she lives and writes in South Africa. She is a trained architect so her writings have a firm foundation.  Her name is Yewande Omotoso and … Continue reading in conversation with yewande omotoso

helen oyeyemi

Books from and about Africa. In reality the subtitle of my blog has been expanded to ‘Books and writers from and about Africa’. Sometimes I wonder how the link can be established? Has the writer been born in Africa? Were the parents born in Africa? Is in their writings a links with the continent? Let … Continue reading helen oyeyemi