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Great Conversations at the Uganda International Writers Conference

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Written by Juliane Okot Bitek

When Professor Zakes Mda gave his keynote speech at the conference, he beautifully lined out and linked the theme of his speech: “Autobiography, Memoir and Memoires” to the conference theme of “Truth and Memoir”. 1,037 more words

Writing

When Doctors become Storytellers

“This is how it is when you glimpse a woman for the first time, a woman you know you could love. People are wrong when they talk of love at first sight. 402 more words

The African Book Review

EXCITING SHORT STORY COLLECTION: A BASKET OF TALES (A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES) (FREE FOR DOWNLOAD)

In collaboration with the Association of Nigerian Authors (Benue State Chapter), it is our pleasure to release the collection of short stories, A Basket of Tales… 158 more words

SEVHAGE Books

su'eddie reblogged this on Su'eddie in Life n Literature and commented:

Finally! The collection is out...and FREE for download! You can download the stories HERE. Lovely short stories. Please share and let us get feedback at sevhage@gmail.com. Many thanks!

SEVHAGE TO RELEASE E-BOOKS ON TOPICAL ISSUES INCLUDING LIFE, WOMEN AND FLOODS

We are proud to announce that starting from today, SEVHAGE Publishers in collaboration with SEVHAGE Literary and Development Initiative and in some cases, other creative bodies or like organisations will be publishing some e-books across the genres to celebrate literature and the word especially as presented from Africa. 315 more words

African Literature

SEVHAGE TO RELEASE E-BOOKS ON TOPICAL ISSUES INCLUDING LIFE, WOMEN AND FLOODS (INTRODUCING OUR REVIEW SITE TOO!)

We are proud to announce that starting from today, SEVHAGE Publishers in collaboration with SEVHAGE Literary and Development Initiative and in some cases, other creative bodies or like organisations will be publishing some e-books across the genres to celebrate literature and the word especially as presented from Africa. 315 more words

SEVHAGE Books

4 African Writers Up For The Booker Prize!

Nominees for 2015’s Man Booker International Prize have just been announced, with four of the ten writers hailing from Africa. The prestigious award, which recognises an author’s continued creativity, development and overall contribution to literature, rather than a single work, comes with a wapping £60,000 prize. 153 more words

Literature

The Heinemann Book of African Women's Writing- Charlotte H. Bruner

It’s often difficult for me to review short story collections but this book is such a great example of diverse literature and I noticed that not many people have read it. 676 more words

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