Ugandan writer Beatrice Lamwaka

This is another session in the series on writers on books. This time we meet the Ugandan writer Beatrice Lamwaka. She was born in the Gulu area in northern Uganda where there was much fighting during the civil war, with the Lord’s Resistance Army. In one of her stories she wrote about the devastating effects of the war in an abduction of a young girl.

Read here about Beatrice and her thoughts on books.Lamwaka, who has written numerous articles,


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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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