grace ogot whetted my appetite

Here you have some contributions by readers of the work of the Kenyan author Grace Ogot. One is critical, the other is showing praise, there is a diversity. All showing sides of Grace Ogot.

March 21 edition of the Saturday Nation dedicated several pages for Kenyan literary giants to say a word about their departed colleague, Grace Ogot. All and sundry— surprisingly including Ngugi wa Thiong’o — heaped  praise on her as “ a gracious lady. ILLUSTRATION | JOSEPH NYAGAH

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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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