Art and Art together, held together by a spine. The art of writing. The art of wax. The Nigerian publishing house Narrative Landscape Press has mixed books by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie with the long tradition of the Dutch Vlisco wax. The result is beautiful. Have a look here.
There is still time to apply for the famous Franschhoek Literary Festival. This festival has made a name for itself and for writers and publishers and the general audience. Hefty debates have been held, during the festival and long afterwards. In this article you will find some more info.
It is a poetry time, or better put, it is Poet Time. This time the spotlights are focused on the South African Toni Stuart (1983). She not writes poetry, but she also performs her poetry, on her own, or in combination with other poets and/or musicians. She has been published over and over again. When … Continue reading Poet profile: Toni Stuart
How many writers would use a blog to write their literary output? The Kenyan blogger Lubnah Abdulhalim runs her own blog and she writes literature. She has published one book and she works on the second one. Next to that she trains people at workshops to improve their writing. Ans she studies psychology. Quite a busy … Continue reading BY THE BOOK: Lubnah Abdulhalim