talking afronauts and nabakov

Namwali Serpell, form Zambia, works in the United States. Her story The Sack has been awarded the 2015 Caine Prize for African Literature. She decided to divide the prize money among those on the shortlist.  Here is an interview, including interesting news on an Zambian space program.  

a dry white season

A book and a movie can be strange bedfellows, even when the movie is an adaptation of the book.  The book A dry white season, written by the South African writer André Brink, was made into a movie and launched in 1989. On the eightteenth of July, 2015, this movie will be shown at the … Continue reading a dry white season