She travelled to many places and she settled in Bulawayo (Zimbabwe, well, for the time being. She wrote about Detective Inspector Jabulani Sibanda, and now the man is back in another story. Read more about this new book. Advertisements
Two poets from Zimbabwe have launched an anthology in Harare. They came together in the local Book Café, just a week ago. They talked about their work and read it aloud for those who came. The poets are John Eppel and Togara Muzanenhamo.
One of the underestimated connections between an African country and the world outside of the continent is the relationship between Brazil and Lusophone countries in Africa. Already in the slave-trading days there were connections made by the Portugese. At some places on the westcoast of Africa a Brazil-inspired style in architecture can be found. The … Continue reading writer isabel ferreira
His early reading was the Bible and the Roman Catholic Prayer Book (Missal). Those were the books that were available in the house he was raised in, in his Equatorial Guinea. Juan Tomás Ávila Laurel also talks in this interview about the books he has read recently.
Franschhoek is not over yet. The Literary Festival in South Africa was put in the limelight by the South African writer Thando Mgqolozana when he spoke out and said he would no longer attend those white literary festivals. At the very moment he pronounced these words cowdung was flying around and others joined the fray. … Continue reading you speak so well