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
It is a long way from Namibia to the town of Frankfurt in Germany. A very important book fair will be held in this town. Bryony van der Merwe from Wordweaver Publishing House has been invited to this Book Fair. Read more about this event.
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