Past Festivals

Africa Writes 2014

The Royal African Society’s inaugural literature and book festival took place in London on Saturday 30 June and Sunday 1 July in the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG.






Organised by The Royal African Society, Africa Writes 2013 took place between Friday 5th July – 7th July at the new venue, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB.







Africa Writes 2014 brought together over 50 authors, poets, publishers and experts for a stimulating three days. The festival was held at the The British Library from 11th-13th July.










Africa Writes, the Royal African Society’s annual literature and book festival, returned for its fourth year running . The festival took place from Friday 3rd to Sunday 5th July at the British Library.