African Writing

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

The Writer’s Voice in a Political World

The role of the writer in a political, social, and artistically-conscious world.

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‘A Long Way from Douala’ by Max Lobé

A review of Max Lobé’s novel ‘A Long Way From Douala’.

A Rush of Blood

A story of death, conception, and fortunate bastards - as told by the unfortunate ones.

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DAAN
‘Dreams and Assorted Nightmares’ by Abubakar A. Ibrahim

A review of Abubakar Adam Ibrhaim’s short story collection ‘Dreams and Assorted Nightmares’.

Warmth

Everyone has a story, and now, it seems that hers will be incomplete without him

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‘Woman At Point Zero’ by Nawal El Saadawi

A review of ‘Woman At Point Zero’ by Nawal El Saadawi.

Ayobami Adebayo to release new novel with Canongate

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

Kindness Is A Type of Killer

A poem about the love and kindness of a giver, who keeps on giving even when there's nothing left to give

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