Reading with Yaa Gyasi

“An intelligent, beautiful and healing read –  destined to become a classic.” Zadie Smith about “Homegoing” Am Mittwochabend, 17. Okt. 2018 waren wir zu Gast im Literarischen Colloquium Berlin und luden zur Lesung und Gespräch mit Yaa Gyasi. Moderation: Anna Jäger Deutsche Lesung: ShaNon Bobinger   Fotos: ©InterKontinental     Follow Follow Follow

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African Literature at the Frankfurt Book Fair: Ilija Trojanow in conversation with Tsitsi Dangarembga

After 30 years of oppression, the dictatorship of Robert Mugabe came to an end in 2017. Since then, Zimbabwe is experiencing a political change and is like almost no other African country at the moment “in transition”. Having this in mind, we invited two star authors to speak about literature confronting colonialism and capitalism as […]

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Internationally Acclaimed Writer Tsitsi Dangarembga to be Curator of the African Book Festival Berlin 2019

Tsitsi Damgarembga is the curator of the next African Book Festival in Berlin. This was announced during a reception at the bookstore InterKontinental on September 25th. Dangarembga is a novelist, filmmaker, playwright and activist from Zimbabwe. She became known worldwide when she published her debut Nervous Conditions Conditions (Ayebia Clarke Publishing 2004) in 1988 at […]

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