Ready for the Mantle – A Conversation with Erick Livumbazi

Anasoma contest winners

Erick Livumbazi Ngoda is one of Kenya's prolific authors of young adult literature. I got into conversation with him to understand his journey and what he is up to in the coming days. Most of your acquaintances know you as a writer. Do you write full time? When did you start?

StorymojaFestival@10 – A Galaxy of Stories

Storymoja

We have eyes, but we don’t see. We have ears, but we don’t hear. We can read, but we don’t understand what we read. It is on that premise that the literati at the University of Nairobi, led by Ngugi wa Thiong’o and Taban Lo Liyong, advocated for the complete overhaul

Hargeysa Experiences: Conversation With Raphael d’Abdon

African poet

Raphael d’Abdon is a man of two continents, having been born and raised in Udine, a small town in the North East of Italy, and moved to Pretoria, South Africa, in 2008. He is a writer, scholar, editor, and translator and teaches at the University of South Africa, Pretoria. For

Hargeysa Experiences: Conversation with Riziki Mumba

Kasichana

Kasichana Riziki Mumba has a vivant demeanor. She describes herself as a lover of art, poetry, literature and music. You'll find me at almost all the events that have these being showcased and my love for reading helps me to appreciate the books I get to buy and read, she