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Africa in 2064: Afro Futures, Sci Fi & Technology

How are African writers imagining their own futures and how do their stories relate to the technological and scientific discoveries that are simultaneously taking place? With writers Ivor W. Hartmann and Tade Thompson and a contribution from Jonathan Ledgard, director…

THE 2012 CAINE PRIZE AUTHORS MEET THEIR READERS

Meet the 2012 Caine Prize Shortlisted writers, chaired by Tricia Wombell (Black Book News/Black Reading Group) and Jacqueline Auma (London Afro-Caribbean Book Club). The shortlisted writers are: Rotimi Babatunde, Billy Kahora, Stanley Kenani, Melissa Tandiwe Myambo, and Constance Myburgh. Their…