Literature Events

Jerwood Compton Poetry Fellows are taking over the Jerwood Arts channels.

Hafsah Aneela Bashir, Anthony Joseph and Yomi Sode are to take over the Jerwood Arts Channels.

Africa Writes returns to the British Library, Friday...

Africa Writes returns for an exciting summer weekend at the British Library celebrating the best contemporary literature from Africa and the diaspora. Save the dates...

Acclaimed writer Nuzo Onoh presents: African Horror:...

The Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies is proud to welcome Nuzo Onoh, British-Nigerian writer and "The Queen of African Horror"

Should Awards Season still matter?

I’m just finding it increasingly hard to see how true ‘wokeness’ can be executed in an environment like awards season, where the end game is one man or woman’s glory rather than two people’s dialogue.

Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart performed by authors...

Hear a special 60th anniversary reading of Chinua Achebe’s masterpiece Things Fall Apart, performed by authors and Nollywood artists. Chinua Achebe's masterpiece provides a searing...

Africa Writes 2018 Returns Friday 29 June –...

Africa Writes returns for an exciting summer weekend at the British Library celebrating the best of contemporary literature from Africa and the diaspora. After an...