Author Archives: Africa Writes

Africa Writes – Exeter 2022 Programme

17 – 19 June 2022  www.africawrites.org/exeter/ From Friday 17 June to Sunday 19 June 2022 we’ll be celebrating contemporary literature and thought from Africa and the African diaspora with a series of book launches, conversations, performances and workshops online and…

Africa Writes 2022 – Leeds

Saturday 5th March 2022 Venues across the University of Leeds Curated by Khadijah Ibrahiim the day celebrates contemporary African writing and, in particular, the work of Wole Soyinka and his influence on the written word in activism performance. Individual events…

Misé Gli Loo “Listen to a Story” – Storytelling for children

DIGITAL ONLY Friday 22 October, 11:00-12:00 (BST) Venue: Crowdcast Tickets: FREE/£2/£5/£10 (Pay What You Can) Misé Gli Loo Come and listen to a story. Join us as we  journey through traditional Ghanaian dance, movement and storytelling with Uncle George.  These…

Catch up on Africa Writes 2021

We launched Africa Writes, the UK’s largest celebration of contemporary African and diaspora literature on 4 October 2021 at 180 The Strand as part of this year’s blended programme of online and in-person events. Featuring writers from Egypt, Ghana, Jamaica,…

Africa Writes 2021 Programme

Africa Writes, the UK’s largest celebration of contemporary African and diaspora literature, announces new headliners Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah, Salma El-Wardany, Stella Nyanzi and Patrice Lawrence  among others 4 – 24 October 2021 | www.africawrites.org  Africa Writes, the UK’s largest celebration…

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