• Jun272019

    Elnathan John wins the Prix Les Afriques 2019!

    Nigerian writer, novelist and satirist, Elnathan John has been announced as the winner of the 2019 Prix Les Afriques for Né…

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  • Jun042019

    Niyi Osundare International Poetry Festival 2019

    It has been announced that the 2019 Niyi Osundare International Poetry Festival will be hosted at the University of Calabar,…

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  • May252019

    Invitation to a Public Conversation: ‘What Is Happening in African Literature Today?’

    You are cordially invited to the Public Conversation, ‘What Is Happening in African Literature Today?’, which offers a platform to literary…

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  • May162019

    Titilope Sonuga’s new poetry collection ‘This Is How We Disappear’ is Out

    The award-winning poet, writer, and performer, Titilope Sonuga’s new poetry collection ‘This Is How We Disappear’ has been published by Write…

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  • May152019

    Must Read: The Newest Books from African Authors 2019.

    The year 2019 so far has been quite a busy year in African literary space, and the authors and publishers…

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  • May152019

    Benue Book & Arts Festival 2019 Takes Place in June in Markudi

    The Benue Book and Arts festival organized by SEVHAGE Literary & Development Initiative and SEVHAGE Publishers will take place in…

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  • May112019

    Submit Your Entries for the Graywolf Press Africa Prize

    The 2019 Graywolf Press Africa Prize is now accepting submission entries from May 1 to May 31. Graywolf accepts submissions…

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  • Apr112019

    Call for Submission: 2019 African Writers Award.

    The African Writers Development Trust (AWDT) has made announcement for the 2019 African Writers Award and currently accepting submissions. The theme for…

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  • Apr092019

    Lupita Nyong’o Sets to Release her Debut Book, Sulwe

    We have a new author in Africa, and it’s the Academy Award–winning Kenyan actress, Lupita Nyong’o. She has written a…

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  • Mar152019

    Call for Entries: Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019.

    The Nigeria LNG Limited has announced the ‘Call for Entries’ for the 2019 Nigeria Prize for Literature. The prize, now…

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