Beyond the Novel: Developing Contemporary African Writing

How is new writing being developed on the continent? What are the hot spots of creativity and new
literary trends? With Bibi Bakare, co-founder and publishing director of Cassava Republic Press; Billy
Kahora, writer and managing editor of Kwani?; Ivor W. Hartmann, writer, editor, publisher and visual
artist; and Lucy Hannah, programme manager of Commonwealth Writers. Chaired by Ellah Allfrey,
editor and critic.