british research fellow laments decline of nigerian travel writing


She turned up at the lion’s den when she adressed the gathering at an International Lecture Series titled: “Journey to the Hinterland: The Rise of Nigerian Travel Writing in Yoruba and English, 1923-1937,”. Her name is dr. Rebecca Jones and she was present at Ondo, Nigeria. She told the audience to pay attention to the … Continue reading british research fellow laments decline of nigerian travel writing

shadow play


The struggle for democracy and human rights in South Africa has been a long and difficult struggle. One of the results of this struggle is an stream of books on this struggle. Some of these books are highly personal. Part of the struggle was within the borders of South Africa, some left the country and … Continue reading shadow play

2015 glenna luschei prize for african poetry


Another prize is looming, well, that is, three finalist have been mentioned. The prize has a North American academic component. Read more about those who have been selected for this prize.