The Sudanese writer Leila Aboulela was present at the 2017 Kaduna Book and Arts Festival, in Northern Nigeria. In the run-up to the festival there were concerns about her presence, should she go or not? I am not sure why there were concerns. Was it about safety? But even Sudan is not the safest place on … Continue reading In conversation with author Leila Aboulela
A poem for an old friend. A poem written by the master of words. The tearer of green cards. The returné. The Wole.