Jhalak Prize
Jennifer N. Makumbi Shortlisted for the Jhalak Prize

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

LOATAD: Digital Residency Open Call

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

International Booker Prize
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o Nominated for International Booker

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o and David Diop have been longlisted for the 2021 International Booker Prize.

Sulaiman Addonia Signs with Canongate

Sulaiman Addonia has signed with Canongate for his new novel ‘The Seers’.

Nawal El Saadawi
Nawal El Saadawi Dies at Age 89

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

A Waterstones Online Event with Namina Forna

Ben Aaronovitch and Namina Forna are scheduled to take part in a Waterstones Online Event

African Women’s Stories: A Call For Submissions

Call For Submissions for the LOATAD Women Reading Women Oral Archive Project.

Call For Manuscript Submissions

Publisher Masobe’s Call for Manuscript Submissions