Books

Rafinki and the contours of new Kenyan poetry

The youth group recently released an anthology

The lament of black tears

Shocking death of Haitian President prompts poetic reflection

Fable of a world full of social distancing

If history is anything to go by, humans will always need each other

Why university is not fun any more

Socialising and partying are limited in these Covid times

Veteran African writers series and the gravity of vernaculars

He calls it 'slavery' to speak foreign languages but not know vernacular

Why degrees matter even to the jobless

Even well-paid professionals return to university for further studies

Tribute to Swahili poetry maestro Haji Gora Haji

He's most famous for 'Kimbunga: Tungo za Visiwani'

Street kids forgotten lot on Children's Day

One in town reminiscent of character in Oliver Twist

Degrees that bear no jobs

Many young people are taking up casual jobs just to survive

Harvesting the night of a pandemic

Drama and tension oozes in a bit of creative writing

Four poems on Gaza

An immersion into the heart of Israel-Palestine conflict

Awaken the art-like excellence within

Discover your Ikigai (life concept) to become a creator

Wasafiri’s literary feast on writing and human rights

Yvonne Owuor will lead lineup of Kenyan speakers at the virtual event

Who owns the copyright to Binyavanga’s literary works?

Now that he is dead his work could be subjected to homophobic interference

Cyberculture and the menace of cyberbullying

Legal intervention and social media control practices can help tame it

Benny Wanjohi and poetic voices of African sunsets

His is a collection that educates and entertains

Why varsities should change how they teach students

Value of many degrees, diplomas lost in uncertainty of Covid pandemic