A personal reflection on the effects of colonialism, racism, and religion on the North African identity
The death of feminist icon Nawal El Saadawi is mourned around the world.
A short story about love, loss, and the pursuit of happiness against all odds
A review of ‘A Very Young Judge’, a short story by Leila Aboulela, published in the landmark anthology ‘New Daughters of Africa’.
Literandra in Conversation with Dr Juliana Makuchi Nfah-Abbenyi.
Interview with Zukiswa Wanner about ‘New Daughters of Africa’ and more.
Review of the short story ‘This is Not Au Revoir’ by Zukiswa Wanner
Ghanaian-born literary giant, Margaret Busby, talks to Alessandra about her second and most recent anthology, ‘New Daughters of Africa’
Review of Afia Atakora’s debut novel ‘Conjure Women’.
Alessandra and Akaninyene join The Sankofa Book Club for their thirty-fifth podcast episode
Sara Collins talks to Alessandra about her debut novel and future plans in an eight-part SPOTLITE exclusive interview
Nicole Dennis-Benn talks to Alessandra about her new book ‘Patsy’ in a four-part SPOTLITE exclusive interview