20 Must-read African fantasy novels


Not just the new ones but also the old ones, that could be classified as fantasy novels. Novels with a hint of another world, with other possibilities. Hidden from one eyes, or is it? Have a closer look at this list. By the way, how much snow is there still at the top of Kilimanjoro? … Continue reading 20 Must-read African fantasy novels

Afrofuturism: Re-Imagining the Future of Africa with Nnedi Okorafor


The topic of Afrofuturism is hot item in the world of letters, but it has also reached the screen through the movie The Black Panther. One of the imposing voices in this world of Afrofuturism is the writer Nnedi Okorafor. Next month she will speak at the University at Evanston (United States of America). The … Continue reading Afrofuturism: Re-Imagining the Future of Africa with Nnedi Okorafor

Black Panther’s Badass Female Warriors Are Getting Their Own Spin-Off


Heroes used to be men. With a exception that could be hard to find. Things are changing. More and more heroes are walking and taking action in their femininity. It could be the Amazons in the olden days of the Greek. It could be Lara Croft, even in her re-issue. But now a new set … Continue reading Black Panther’s Badass Female Warriors Are Getting Their Own Spin-Off