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Days 91-95: #100DaysofAfricanReads

Day 91: On Black Sisters Street, by Chika Unigwe
On Black Sisters Street tells the haunting story of four very different women who have left their African homeland for the riches of Europe—and who are thrown together by bad luck and big dreams into a sisterhood that will change their lives. 1,155 more words


13 long listed for the act

This is all about a literary prize in Nigeria. 13 books have been put on the long list. The prize is to encourage young writers in the agegroup of 16-26 year. 25 more words


Days 41-45: #100DaysofAfricanReads

Day 41: Two Clocks, Performance poetry by Ngwatilo Mawiyoo
This poem is inspired by the experience of new African immigrants in America; the more universal experience of being away from home, experiencing new things, but struggling to remain connected to the “mother” country and those whom one left behind. 761 more words