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Celebrating a man of heft at 70 – by Dr. Wale Okediran

CELEBRATING BISHOP KUKAH AT 70. ...

The Narrating Namibia, Narrating Africa Literary Festival will be hosted in Windhoek,...

Spotlight on Dr. Wale Okediran – A forcible writer, author, with a smithy for forging literary assets.

He served as a Member of the Nigerian Federal House of Representatives...

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2023 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Deadline1 November 2022 Who may enterEntrants must be citizens of a Commonwealth coutry. 

PROGRAM OUTLINE DURING LIPFEST

Masterclass with Rudy Fransisco(Thursday 27 th October 11am – 1pm WAT) Join American spoken...

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ERNIS (LONTSI CLÉMENCE) WINS PRIX VOIX D’AFRIQUES

Comme une reine by Ernis (Lontsi Clémence) was declared the winner of Prix Voix d’Afriques 2022 on Wednesday, September 21, 2022.

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James Currey Literary Festival

The James Currey Literary Festival will run from the 1st to the 3rd of September, 2022.

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Rose Okeke is the winner of the James Currey Prize for African Literature 2022.

Rose Okeke was declared the winner of the James Currey Prize for African Literature 2022 at Oxford University, UK on Saturday, September...

Poem of the week – A reed in the wind – By Adeola Adeoti

this stomach infrastructure miasma in tropical cities, arresting the eye of the continent,

N.K, Jemisin’s graphic novel,Far Sector, won the Hugo Awards 2022.

N.K. Jemisin’s graphic novel Far Sector won at the Hugo Awards 2022 at Chicon8, the World Science Fiction Convention in Chicago, USA on Sunday, September...