In this interview the writer and editor and publisher Adewale Maja-Pearce tells about his work in the publishing world in Nigeria. A man who does not mince his words and who does not fear speaking his mind to other writers.
In this article you will find an interview with the young writer Laura Nsafou, who likes butterflies, not just one, but many. She has African roots and lives in France and she wants to have heroes and to create heroes she can relate to.
Another time for a focus on poetry, or better the poet. This time it is Wazi M. Kunene from South Africa. She likes to tell poems., to tell stories, to take pictures, to be creative in a multitude of ways. In this article you will get some more information about her.
This is quite a statement. A country that does not have a book fair does not exist. Fortunately since a few years Cameroon does exist. For this is the 3rd edition of the international book fair. One of the prominent guests is the writer Calixthe Beyala, who now lives in France. In this interview you … Continue reading Un pays qui n’a pas de salon du livre n’existe pas
Today, at the international book fair in Yaoudé, the capital of Cameroon, all the spotlights will be on the writer Calixthe Beyala. She is one of the outstanding writers in her country Cameroon and in here adopted country France. A fair without her would not be fair. In this article you will read more about … Continue reading Salon du livre: une page pour Calixthe Beyala
To organize an international book fair is quite an undertaking. In Yaoundé the capital of Cameroon, a fair has got underway. Edition number 3. In this article you will read more about it. The fair was opened by the minister of arts and culture. This is not the only political edge to the fair, for … Continue reading Yaounde International Book Fair: reawakening the reading culture