Press Releases

X-Ray
‘X-Ray’ – An Exhibition about Mental Health

Literandra partners with Nigerian artist Uyi Nosa-Odia based in Luxembourg on an exhibition on mental health called ‘X’Ray’.

AfroAnthology Series: Call for Submissions

An exciting opportunity for African Creative Nonfiction Writers courtesy of Literandra and the AfroAnthology Series

Literandra & Myriad Donate 200 Books to LOATAD

Literandra and Myriad Editions combine forces to donate 200 Books to the Library of Africa and the African Diaspora

Jhalak Prize Winner
Jennifer N. Makumbi wins 2021 Jhalak Prize

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi wins the 2021 Jhalak Prize for her novel ‘The First Woman’.

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Masobe Books to release two new titles

Masobe Books to release forthcoming titles by Damilare Kuku and TJ Benson

Ayobami Adebayo to release new novel with Canongate

Canongate acquires the rights to publish Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀’s sophomore novel

Jhalak Prize
Jennifer N. Makumbi Shortlisted for the Jhalak Prize

Jhalak Shortlist announced: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi’s ‘The First Woman’ nominated.

Wanted: WomanFest Writers-in-Residence

Open call for Ghanaian Women Writers by LOATAD ahead of WomanFest

LOATAD: Digital Residency Open Call

An open call for Archivists, Librarians, and Writers from LOATAD in Ghana.

Open Call: Ghanaian Writing On Migration

An open call for Ghanaian writers by LOATAD (in Ghana) and LFP (in Canada).

Idris Elba signs major book deal with HarperCollins

Idris Elba signs major children’s book deal with HarperCollins

‘Virtually Yours’ Returns with Natasha Omokhodion

Zukiswa Wanner returns with another instalment of ‘Virtually Yours’