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About Me in Africa […]

A personal reflection on the effects of colonialism, racism, and religion on the North African identity

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Nawal El Saadawi
Nawal El Saadawi Dies at Age 89

The death of feminist icon Nawal El Saadawi is mourned around the world.

This is Not Au Revoir

A short story about love, loss, and the pursuit of happiness against all odds

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‘A Very Young Judge’ by Leila Aboulela

A review of ‘A Very Young Judge’, a short story by Leila Aboulela, published in the landmark anthology ‘New Daughters of Africa’.

In Conversation with Juliana Makuchi Nfah-Abbenyi

Literandra in Conversation with Dr Juliana Makuchi Nfah-Abbenyi.

In Conversation with Zukiswa Wanner

Interview with Zukiswa Wanner about ‘New Daughters of Africa’ and more.

‘This Is Not Au Revoir’ by Zukiswa Wanner

Review of the short story ‘This is Not Au Revoir’ by Zukiswa Wanner

In Conversation with Margaret Busby

Ghanaian-born literary giant, Margaret Busby, talks to Alessandra about her second and most recent anthology, ‘New Daughters of Africa’

‘Conjure Women’ by Afia Atakora

Review of Afia Atakora’s debut novel ‘Conjure Women’.

Literandra at The Sankofa Book Club

Alessandra and Akaninyene join The Sankofa Book Club for their thirty-fifth podcast episode

In Conversation with Sara Collins

Sara Collins talks to Alessandra about her debut novel and future plans in an eight-part SPOTLITE exclusive interview

In Conversation with Nicole Dennis-Benn

Nicole Dennis-Benn talks to Alessandra about her new book ‘Patsy’ in a four-part SPOTLITE exclusive interview