Notes from Nigeria


There is a strong link between the Nigerian literary world and the United States of America. Some of the younger generation of Nigerian writers have a strong following in that country. Also some of the older writers are known, especially among Afro-American people. In this article we look into another direction. We have a look … Continue reading Notes from Nigeria

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o: ‘Resistance is the best way of keeping alive’


Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o is a famous writer from Kenya. Many years ago he left the country on the east coast of Africa and he moved to the United States of America. Kenya has often been a harsh mistress for him. In the year 1978 he was detained without trial. He wrote a book about this … Continue reading Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o: ‘Resistance is the best way of keeping alive’