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Ake Art and Book Festival...

The Ake art and book festival is one of Africa’s largest literary event and it’s here again running from18th-22nd of November 2014 at Abeokuta, Ogun state, Nigeria. 197 more words


Pius Adesanmi - Guest BlogPost: For Whom is Africa Rising?

By Professor Pius Adesanmi

Winner, the Penguin Prize for African Writing

Author of You’re Not a Country, Africa!

Keynote lecture delivered at the 8th MSU Africanist Graduate Research Conference, Lansing, Michigan, October 17, 2014… 5,719 more words

African Writing

Book Review: "So The Path Does Not Die" by Pede Hollist

Originally published by Curious Animal on 19/09/14

(So The Path Does Not Die by Pede Hollist, Jacaranda)

“A wise woman walks through the high grass where the elephant has already trod… So the path does not die, do not follow footprints in the sand.” So says Finaba’s grandmother, Baramusu, in the first chapter of Pede Hollist’s debut novel So The Path Does Not Die, the African Literature Association’s book of the year for 2014. 448 more words