Living in Tanzania and a Chinese publisher publishes your first book? This is what happened to Lorna Dadi. She is not a professional writer, for she is involved in the world of construction consultancy. Now in her book she has constructed words and sentences and chapters. Her first book is titled ‘Vipanda vya maisha vilivyopotea’. … Continue reading lorna dadi: writing is more
The people of Eritrea, at home and abroad, have lost one of their sons, the writer and poet Tesfamariam Woldemariam. From a studentleader in the heady days to a man who joined the liberation movement. He was a nationalist but strongly influenced by European thinkers, like Karl Marx and Jean-Paul Sartre. Two thinkers who are … Continue reading in memoriam: eritrea’s
This writer has become an English citizen. One of the many African writers in the diaspora. His name is Ben Okri and he will be the main attraction at an African Literature and Book festival to be held in the month of July, at the British Library in London (UK).