Africa Writes 2019 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, British Council and Miles Morland Foundation and the partnership of these institutions and organisations:  British Library, AFREADA, Africa in Words, Afrikult., Books & Rhymesbookshy, BORN::FREE, Embassy of Angola, Igbo Conference, Kinna Reads, New Perspectives, One Dance UK, One World Publications, Royal Society of Literature, Shubbak Festival, Storymoja, The Caine Prize for African Writing, Writivism, Africa Book Centre, Atlantic Books, Cassava Republic, Canongate, Hurst, Huza Press, Little, Brown and Company, Myriad, New Beacon BooksSaqi Books, Team Angelica, The Indigo Press, October Gallery, Penguin Random House, Trapeze, Writivism and 4th Estate.

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

Principal Partners

British Library
British Council
Miles Morland Foundation
Arts Council England