He died last week on January 9 at the age of 75 after a long illness
The main theme is feminism and the place of woman in Afghan society.
Book visits the nooks and cranny of life to highlight absurdities
I read to draw inspiration, learn new writing styles and travel far away while seated.
His prolific writings and corpus of literary works lives on.
There’s a time and place for abbreviating and many Kenyans seem oblivious to that.
His untimely demise has rocked literary and educational circles
He was a decorated man of letters and a regional champion of the arts
Book review of a collection of Ugandan literature
Literary enthusiasts can only hope this year's Macondo is the first of many editions
Plenty of advice was on offer at a seminar in the Nairobi Book Fair
Festival broke language barrier by shining spotlight on Portuguese literature
These would ensure research is accountable, valid and transparent
They should be adopted where possible in globalising world
Book lovers will pick out those that inspired the nominees to the prestigious awards.
They are an indicator of the potent energy that lies untapped for national good
Readers don’t forget a short story. Most of them are unforgettable.
The main concern of the society is to teach the young.
He said reading fiction left him “better able to imagine what’s going on in people's lives".
Is society hanging from the edge of a half- moon? Perhaps so it appears but not beyond redemption.
23 January 2020