nigerian author, chigozie obioma


When your debut novel reaches the shortlist of the Man Booker Prize you have done well, very well. It happened to Obioma and his fishermen. When you write a book people have their opinions, they keep them to themselves or they vent them, try to involve the writer in their private opinions. What does Obioma … Continue reading nigerian author, chigozie obioma

a fresh start for the wordweaver


I do not often have an article on books relating to Namibia. This week is quite an improvement. Earlier this week I reviewed a book on Himba “used” for a realityshow and this research was done from an anthropological point of view. Now I have some news on the publishing world in Nambia (yes, there … Continue reading a fresh start for the wordweaver