In the southern African country Angola many activities are being held to promote reading especially among children. But more can be done. This is the opinion of the writer Yola Castro.
He came from Zimbabwe. When he went to The Hague (The Netherlands) to study he was already writing poetry, a kind of poetry without bounds. later on he saw the need for more discipline in his writing. Now Togara Muzanenhamo is one of the participants at the Poetry International 2015 in The Netherlands and after … Continue reading poetry international 2015
She has a turbulent life, travelling from country to country. Micere Mugo was born in Kenya (1942), was educated there, taught at the University of Nairobi. In the heady days of 1982, when there was an attempted coup in Kenya, she was kicked out of the country and stripped of her citizenship. She was welcomed … Continue reading two afternoons with micere mugo
Here is another longlists. This time it is the longlist for the FT / OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices Awards. The world is divided in an emerging world and a non-emerging world. I assume that the last part of pour globe is a submerged world. This emerging world is divided again to make room for certain disciplines. Africa and … Continue reading emerging voices 2015