Africa Writes 2018 is brought to you by the Royal African Society and presented in partnership with the British Library. The festival is made possible through the financial support of Arts Council England and Miles Morland Foundation.

Africa Writes 2018 festival partners are AFREADA, Africa in Words, Afrikult., Alt. Africa, Bare Lit Festival, bookshy,  Brittle Paper,  Cassava Republic, Centre of African Studies, University of London, Department of English, University of Bristol, Enkare Review, FUNCTION, Mostly Lit,  Numbi, Octavia Poetry Collective, October Gallery, Rich Mix London, Royal Society of Literature, Saqi Books,  Sidensi and The Caine Prize for African Writing.

We would like to thank all of the above and all of the organisations and individuals who contribute to Africa Writes

Principal Partners

British Library
Miles Morland Foundation
Arts Council England



Caine Prize
Centre of African Studies
Book Shy
Cassava Republic
Royal Society of Literature
Numbi Arts
New Beacon Books
Mostly Lit
Enkare Review
Rich Mix London
Octavia Poetry Collective
October Gallery
Bare Lit Festival
Department of English at University of Bristol