• Miracle's Top Five: Great African Authors

    The great African authors of 20th century from Kenya, Nigeria, south Africa etc; like Ben Okri, Thiongo, Chinua Achebe, wole soyinka, Buchi Emecheta etc. All these writers express their toleration towards the torture they went through during the British and French rule in their country, Colour discrimination, their struggle, aparthied, Harlem Renaissance.

    published: 20 Nov 2016
  • Talk Africa: Africa Writers Special

    The literary scene in Kenya is growing and at a relatively fast rate, gone are the days when Ngugi wa Thiongo was the only benchmark for young writers. Young Kenyans are writing, and they have a lot to say. As Kenyans put pen to paper or fill their various electronic devices with notes of expression, one thing stands out, with a population of 40 million, and a high literacy rate, Kenya still lags behind the big wigs like Nigeria and South Africa. So, what is Kenya doing to narrow this gap? David Mailu a renowned Kenya writer and Ng`ang`a Mbugwa the Ngugi wa Thiong`o literary winner, 2012, talks to us about writing for the African audience and drives us through the different generation of writers that the world have come to know and love.

    published: 02 Jul 2014
  • 10 Best Authors in Africa 2017 Ultimate List

    The pace of present African literature is moving at a high-speed, style and tone sexier and defiant than the great independence writers’ generation. Here, the subjects of taboo are widely explored. The emerging African authors of this generation are not afraid to go further afield for the literary fodder. Here are the 10 Greatest African Authors. Source: 1. http://answersafrica.com/african-authors.html 2. http://www.goodreads.com Music: http://www.bensound.com Have an idea for an African top 10 video? Leave them in the comment section below. Subscribe for more videos -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- For Ads Placement & Sponsorship, email us :2nacheki@gmail.com You can also support us on PayPal here: https://goo.gl/AeR6Dt -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-

    published: 02 Feb 2017
  • Chinua Achebe, Things Fall Apart, African Writers and The West

    LA Times book critic David Ulin talks about the important conversation that Chinua Achebe sparked regarding writing in English for African writers, as well as writers from many cultures that approached literature as outsiders. Watch the full interview on Media Mayhem here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RC5t21i0N7E

    published: 12 Apr 2013
  • Telling the African Story - 17th Time of the Writer 2014

    A panel featuring: Nomsa Mdlalose (South Africa) Mshai Mwangola (Kenya) Facilitator: Gcina Mhlophe In association with Gcinamasiko Arts & Heritage Trust

    published: 09 Jan 2015
  • Conversations with African Poets and Writers: Chinelo Okparanta

    Chinelo Okparanta read selections from her work and participated in a moderated discussion. Speaker Biography: Chinelo Okparanta is a Nigerian-American writer. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6662

    published: 07 Apr 2015
  • South African publisher promotes black writers

    A young black woman, who started her own company to promote the work of new of black writers, is making inroads in the industry. Her publishing company is called Blackbird Books. BlackBird recently celebrated its success with nine titles on the shelves and several new ones on the way. CGTN's Yolisa Njamela has the story

    published: 13 Mar 2017
  • Nigeria's new literature prize boosts African writers

    Here's a story that isn't dominating the headlines, but deserves a close look: Three African authors are nominated for a relatively new fiction literature prize, and the finalist will walk away with £15,000 and a continental book tour. The Etisalat Prize for Literature is funded by  Dubai-based Etisalat, a prominent telecom company in Africa, with the goal of"improving literacy in the African continent."

    published: 15 Jan 2015
  • Read Harder - African Authors

    Josh offers some contemporary recommendations for the African Author task of the #ReadHarder challenge! This video is sponsored by YOU AND ME AND HIM by Kris Dinnison: http://ow.ly/PeR0Q Books mentioned in this video: WE NEED NEW NAMES by NoViolet Bulawayo: http://ow.ly/P6csb THE FISHERMAN by Chigozie Obioma: http://ow.ly/P6cDl HALF OF A YELLOW SUN by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: http://ow.ly/P6cPu Where You Can Find Us: http://Bookriot.com http://bookriotlive.com (NYC event coming in November 2015!) http://store.bookriot.com (store!) Social Media: http://twitter.com/bookriot http://facebook.com/BookRiot http://instagram.com/bookriot http://bookriot.tumblr.com/

    published: 10 Jul 2015
  • AFRICAN WRITERS TRUST

    Established in 2009, the African Writers Trust is a body that aims to bridge the divide between African writers and publishing professionals living in the Diaspora and on the continent, bringing them together in order to promote synergies and to foster knowledge and learning between the two groups. We have bases in London, UK and Kampala, Uganda where the organization is registered as a non for profit.

    published: 17 Jun 2017
  • African Literature needs more science fiction,fantasy,crime and romance writers-Ben Aaronovitch

    published: 01 Jul 2016
  • African Women In Literature And Publishing - Nana Brew-Hammond

    Ghanaian author Nana Brew-Hammond spoke to SaharaTV's Adeola Fayehun about the growing numbers of African women writers. She provides examples of current success stories such as Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and she pays homage to black female writers like Toni Morrison, who paved the way for writers such as herself.

    published: 20 Mar 2014
  • Top 10 African Authors

    Check our Top 10 African Authors (in no particular order of course).

    published: 24 Jun 2017
  • Classic Nigerian Books (MUST READ)

    Hello everyone! I am starting an African Writers Series as part of #iyorereads #AFRILIT on Instagram (@AFRILIT) where I share my African book collection/recommend books for you to read. I'm open to recieve any book recommendation that I do not already have. Do you have a favorite African author/book? Let me know in the comment :) Let's stay connected Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_iyore/ Tumblr: http://iyore.tumblr.com Snapchat @iyore –––––––––––––––––––––––––– Music: Safari Time by Jingle Punks

    published: 30 May 2016
  • African American Books You Should Read!

    I compiled a list of 2o+ African American literature novels for newbies to the genre or avid bookworms like me. When I first started my journey, I really didn't know what books to start with or any authors for that matter. This is not a complete list but a starting point from which to expand your own horizons. I didn't see many if any youtube videos for guidance in this area so why not make one? With so many black sisters/brothers not knowing where they come from, these books are a good way to dive into the history and knowledge of "us" in a contemporary way. Support African American authors! Any questions, comments, add ons to my list... feel free to comment below! Share this with a friend* I do not own the rights to the music in the video* IG: ba_asinine Check out my dreadlock jour...

    published: 28 Jul 2015
  • Celebrating African Writers March 17 2014 DireTube Video by African in Focus

    Celebrating African Writers

    published: 18 Mar 2014
  • Conversation with African Poet and Writer Ali Mazrui

    Ali Mazrui discussed the state of contemporary African culture and post-independence literary production. Speaker Biography: Ali Mazrui is an academic and political writer on African and Islamic studies and North-South relations. He is an Albert Schweitzer Professor in the Humanities and the Director of the Institute of Global Cultural Studies at Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York. For transcript, captions, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5324.

    published: 07 Dec 2011
  • PEN World Voices Festival: African Writers on writing and language

    At the PEN World Voices Festival Afrofusion TV interviewed a few writers present about the future of African writing and it's potential impact on development and progress on the continent. Here's a sample of what Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor and Boubacar Boris Diop had to say, part of an upcoming segment on African Literature on Afrofusion TV.

    published: 18 May 2015
  • Ellah Allfrey on what needs to change for more African writers to get a chance to sit at the table

    Interviewed by Shalini Gidoomal, Ellah Allfrey, Deputy Chair of the Caine Prize talks about: how African literary prize winners begin to see more potential in themselves; how African writing has come out of the back corners in bookshops; how publishers are more open to work from outside of the USA and Europe; how writers now have a chance to "sit at the table"; and how publishing in Africa can be helped to produce more writers. Due to a camera malfunction, this interview was filmed on an iPad.

    published: 28 Oct 2013
  • African Authors And Diversity In Publishing With Tolulope Popoola

    http://www.TheCreativePenn.com/blueprint Tolulope Popoola is the author of flash fiction, romance and short stories and she's also a publishing consultant and coach. She is Nigerian but lives in London. How Tolu got started with blogging, writing and moved into self-publishing The problem of being labelled “ethnic fiction” Why Nigerians have close ties with the UK How publishing currently works in Nigeria How Nigerian readers find books and read digitally on mobile and devices Self-publishing among African authors in Nigeria and Britain and the problems of global payments. The petition for an Amazon store in Nigeria after the launch in India. The concerns of African authors and how we can promote diversity in publishing It's time to get away from the sing...

    published: 18 Feb 2016
  • African Writers Read During Afrilit 2013

    Learn more at: http://aalbc.it/afrilit Here Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond, Ayesha Harruna Attah, Chinelo Okparanta and Tope Folarin read from their new work during Afrilit 2013 at the Brooklyn Public Library Recorded November 16, 2013 by AALBC.com

    published: 17 Nov 2013
  • Why Exclusive Books is adding more African writers to its catalogue

    In response to a growing demand for literature works by the likes Kwame Nkrumah, Chinua Achebe & Buchi Emecheta, Exclusive Books has increased its stockholding of major works of black literature. On this episode of the MoneyMakers, Bruce Whitfield is joined by Benjamin Trisk, CEO of Exclusive Books to discuss his company’s Pan-African Writing Catalogue and book sales in times of digital media.

    published: 02 Jun 2017
  • The danger of a single story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    http://www.ted.com Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice -- and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured speakers have included Al Gore on climate change, Philippe Starck on design, Jill Bolte Taylor on observing her own stroke, Nicholas Negroponte on One Laptop per Child, Jane Goodall on chimpanzees, Bill Gates on malaria and mosquitoes, Pattie Maes on the "Sixth Sense" wearable tech, and "Lost" producer JJ Abr...

    published: 07 Oct 2009
  • African Authors

    These are some of the best African Contemporary authors that are making great literature for our future generation.

    published: 23 Jun 2016
  • Matigari African Writers Library

    published: 13 Jun 2017
  • Matigari African Writers Library

    published: 21 May 2017
  • Matigari African Writers Library

    published: 21 Jun 2017
  • Matigari African Writers Library

    published: 13 Apr 2017
  • The Ordeal of the African Writer

    published: 14 Aug 2016
Miracle's Top Five: Great African Authors

Miracle's Top Five: Great African Authors

  • Order:
  • Duration: 5:45
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2016
  • views: 1412
videos
The great African authors of 20th century from Kenya, Nigeria, south Africa etc; like Ben Okri, Thiongo, Chinua Achebe, wole soyinka, Buchi Emecheta etc. All these writers express their toleration towards the torture they went through during the British and French rule in their country, Colour discrimination, their struggle, aparthied, Harlem Renaissance.
https://wn.com/Miracle's_Top_Five_Great_African_Authors
Talk Africa: Africa Writers Special

Talk Africa: Africa Writers Special

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  • Duration: 29:26
  • Updated: 02 Jul 2014
  • views: 663
videos
The literary scene in Kenya is growing and at a relatively fast rate, gone are the days when Ngugi wa Thiongo was the only benchmark for young writers. Young Kenyans are writing, and they have a lot to say. As Kenyans put pen to paper or fill their various electronic devices with notes of expression, one thing stands out, with a population of 40 million, and a high literacy rate, Kenya still lags behind the big wigs like Nigeria and South Africa. So, what is Kenya doing to narrow this gap? David Mailu a renowned Kenya writer and Ng`ang`a Mbugwa the Ngugi wa Thiong`o literary winner, 2012, talks to us about writing for the African audience and drives us through the different generation of writers that the world have come to know and love.
https://wn.com/Talk_Africa_Africa_Writers_Special
10 Best Authors in Africa 2017 Ultimate List

10 Best Authors in Africa 2017 Ultimate List

  • Order:
  • Duration: 4:06
  • Updated: 02 Feb 2017
  • views: 5125
videos
The pace of present African literature is moving at a high-speed, style and tone sexier and defiant than the great independence writers’ generation. Here, the subjects of taboo are widely explored. The emerging African authors of this generation are not afraid to go further afield for the literary fodder. Here are the 10 Greatest African Authors. Source: 1. http://answersafrica.com/african-authors.html 2. http://www.goodreads.com Music: http://www.bensound.com Have an idea for an African top 10 video? Leave them in the comment section below. Subscribe for more videos -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- For Ads Placement & Sponsorship, email us :2nacheki@gmail.com You can also support us on PayPal here: https://goo.gl/AeR6Dt -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-
https://wn.com/10_Best_Authors_In_Africa_2017_Ultimate_List
Chinua Achebe, Things Fall Apart, African Writers and The West

Chinua Achebe, Things Fall Apart, African Writers and The West

  • Order:
  • Duration: 2:26
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2013
  • views: 1746
videos
LA Times book critic David Ulin talks about the important conversation that Chinua Achebe sparked regarding writing in English for African writers, as well as writers from many cultures that approached literature as outsiders. Watch the full interview on Media Mayhem here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RC5t21i0N7E
https://wn.com/Chinua_Achebe,_Things_Fall_Apart,_African_Writers_And_The_West
Telling the African Story - 17th Time of the Writer 2014

Telling the African Story - 17th Time of the Writer 2014

  • Order:
  • Duration: 57:48
  • Updated: 09 Jan 2015
  • views: 1498
videos
A panel featuring: Nomsa Mdlalose (South Africa) Mshai Mwangola (Kenya) Facilitator: Gcina Mhlophe In association with Gcinamasiko Arts & Heritage Trust
https://wn.com/Telling_The_African_Story_17Th_Time_Of_The_Writer_2014
Conversations with African Poets and Writers: Chinelo Okparanta

Conversations with African Poets and Writers: Chinelo Okparanta

  • Order:
  • Duration: 59:01
  • Updated: 07 Apr 2015
  • views: 1764
videos
Chinelo Okparanta read selections from her work and participated in a moderated discussion. Speaker Biography: Chinelo Okparanta is a Nigerian-American writer. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6662
https://wn.com/Conversations_With_African_Poets_And_Writers_Chinelo_Okparanta
South African publisher promotes black writers

South African publisher promotes black writers

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  • Duration: 3:21
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2017
  • views: 360
videos
A young black woman, who started her own company to promote the work of new of black writers, is making inroads in the industry. Her publishing company is called Blackbird Books. BlackBird recently celebrated its success with nine titles on the shelves and several new ones on the way. CGTN's Yolisa Njamela has the story
https://wn.com/South_African_Publisher_Promotes_Black_Writers
Nigeria's new literature prize boosts African writers

Nigeria's new literature prize boosts African writers

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  • Duration: 2:26
  • Updated: 15 Jan 2015
  • views: 1141
videos
Here's a story that isn't dominating the headlines, but deserves a close look: Three African authors are nominated for a relatively new fiction literature prize, and the finalist will walk away with £15,000 and a continental book tour. The Etisalat Prize for Literature is funded by  Dubai-based Etisalat, a prominent telecom company in Africa, with the goal of"improving literacy in the African continent."
https://wn.com/Nigeria's_New_Literature_Prize_Boosts_African_Writers
Read Harder - African Authors

Read Harder - African Authors

  • Order:
  • Duration: 7:31
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2015
  • views: 1617
videos
Josh offers some contemporary recommendations for the African Author task of the #ReadHarder challenge! This video is sponsored by YOU AND ME AND HIM by Kris Dinnison: http://ow.ly/PeR0Q Books mentioned in this video: WE NEED NEW NAMES by NoViolet Bulawayo: http://ow.ly/P6csb THE FISHERMAN by Chigozie Obioma: http://ow.ly/P6cDl HALF OF A YELLOW SUN by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: http://ow.ly/P6cPu Where You Can Find Us: http://Bookriot.com http://bookriotlive.com (NYC event coming in November 2015!) http://store.bookriot.com (store!) Social Media: http://twitter.com/bookriot http://facebook.com/BookRiot http://instagram.com/bookriot http://bookriot.tumblr.com/
https://wn.com/Read_Harder_African_Authors
AFRICAN WRITERS TRUST

AFRICAN WRITERS TRUST

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  • Duration: 10:22
  • Updated: 17 Jun 2017
  • views: 9
videos
Established in 2009, the African Writers Trust is a body that aims to bridge the divide between African writers and publishing professionals living in the Diaspora and on the continent, bringing them together in order to promote synergies and to foster knowledge and learning between the two groups. We have bases in London, UK and Kampala, Uganda where the organization is registered as a non for profit.
https://wn.com/African_Writers_Trust
African Literature needs more science fiction,fantasy,crime and romance writers-Ben Aaronovitch

African Literature needs more science fiction,fantasy,crime and romance writers-Ben Aaronovitch

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  • Duration: 5:17
  • Updated: 01 Jul 2016
  • views: 219
videos
https://wn.com/African_Literature_Needs_More_Science_Fiction,Fantasy,Crime_And_Romance_Writers_Ben_Aaronovitch
African Women In Literature And Publishing - Nana Brew-Hammond

African Women In Literature And Publishing - Nana Brew-Hammond

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  • Duration: 17:38
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2014
  • views: 2347
videos
Ghanaian author Nana Brew-Hammond spoke to SaharaTV's Adeola Fayehun about the growing numbers of African women writers. She provides examples of current success stories such as Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and she pays homage to black female writers like Toni Morrison, who paved the way for writers such as herself.
https://wn.com/African_Women_In_Literature_And_Publishing_Nana_Brew_Hammond
Top 10 African Authors

Top 10 African Authors

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  • Duration: 3:46
  • Updated: 24 Jun 2017
  • views: 33
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Check our Top 10 African Authors (in no particular order of course).
https://wn.com/Top_10_African_Authors
Classic Nigerian Books (MUST READ)

Classic Nigerian Books (MUST READ)

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  • Duration: 9:09
  • Updated: 30 May 2016
  • views: 1072
videos
Hello everyone! I am starting an African Writers Series as part of #iyorereads #AFRILIT on Instagram (@AFRILIT) where I share my African book collection/recommend books for you to read. I'm open to recieve any book recommendation that I do not already have. Do you have a favorite African author/book? Let me know in the comment :) Let's stay connected Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/_iyore/ Tumblr: http://iyore.tumblr.com Snapchat @iyore –––––––––––––––––––––––––– Music: Safari Time by Jingle Punks
https://wn.com/Classic_Nigerian_Books_(Must_Read)
African American Books You Should Read!

African American Books You Should Read!

  • Order:
  • Duration: 9:36
  • Updated: 28 Jul 2015
  • views: 19513
videos
I compiled a list of 2o+ African American literature novels for newbies to the genre or avid bookworms like me. When I first started my journey, I really didn't know what books to start with or any authors for that matter. This is not a complete list but a starting point from which to expand your own horizons. I didn't see many if any youtube videos for guidance in this area so why not make one? With so many black sisters/brothers not knowing where they come from, these books are a good way to dive into the history and knowledge of "us" in a contemporary way. Support African American authors! Any questions, comments, add ons to my list... feel free to comment below! Share this with a friend* I do not own the rights to the music in the video* IG: ba_asinine Check out my dreadlock journey videos too!
https://wn.com/African_American_Books_You_Should_Read
Celebrating African Writers   March 17 2014 DireTube Video by African in Focus

Celebrating African Writers March 17 2014 DireTube Video by African in Focus

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  • Duration: 24:32
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2014
  • views: 204
videos
Celebrating African Writers
https://wn.com/Celebrating_African_Writers_March_17_2014_Diretube_Video_By_African_In_Focus
Conversation with African Poet and Writer Ali Mazrui

Conversation with African Poet and Writer Ali Mazrui

  • Order:
  • Duration: 53:44
  • Updated: 07 Dec 2011
  • views: 12809
videos
Ali Mazrui discussed the state of contemporary African culture and post-independence literary production. Speaker Biography: Ali Mazrui is an academic and political writer on African and Islamic studies and North-South relations. He is an Albert Schweitzer Professor in the Humanities and the Director of the Institute of Global Cultural Studies at Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York. For transcript, captions, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5324.
https://wn.com/Conversation_With_African_Poet_And_Writer_Ali_Mazrui
PEN World Voices Festival: African Writers on writing and language

PEN World Voices Festival: African Writers on writing and language

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  • Duration: 4:28
  • Updated: 18 May 2015
  • views: 313
videos
At the PEN World Voices Festival Afrofusion TV interviewed a few writers present about the future of African writing and it's potential impact on development and progress on the continent. Here's a sample of what Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor and Boubacar Boris Diop had to say, part of an upcoming segment on African Literature on Afrofusion TV.
https://wn.com/Pen_World_Voices_Festival_African_Writers_On_Writing_And_Language
Ellah Allfrey on what needs to change for more African writers to get a chance to sit at the table

Ellah Allfrey on what needs to change for more African writers to get a chance to sit at the table

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  • Duration: 9:41
  • Updated: 28 Oct 2013
  • views: 632
videos
Interviewed by Shalini Gidoomal, Ellah Allfrey, Deputy Chair of the Caine Prize talks about: how African literary prize winners begin to see more potential in themselves; how African writing has come out of the back corners in bookshops; how publishers are more open to work from outside of the USA and Europe; how writers now have a chance to "sit at the table"; and how publishing in Africa can be helped to produce more writers. Due to a camera malfunction, this interview was filmed on an iPad.
https://wn.com/Ellah_Allfrey_On_What_Needs_To_Change_For_More_African_Writers_To_Get_A_Chance_To_Sit_At_The_Table
African Authors And Diversity In Publishing With Tolulope Popoola

African Authors And Diversity In Publishing With Tolulope Popoola

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  • Duration: 36:12
  • Updated: 18 Feb 2016
  • views: 673
videos
http://www.TheCreativePenn.com/blueprint Tolulope Popoola is the author of flash fiction, romance and short stories and she's also a publishing consultant and coach. She is Nigerian but lives in London. How Tolu got started with blogging, writing and moved into self-publishing The problem of being labelled “ethnic fiction” Why Nigerians have close ties with the UK How publishing currently works in Nigeria How Nigerian readers find books and read digitally on mobile and devices Self-publishing among African authors in Nigeria and Britain and the problems of global payments. The petition for an Amazon store in Nigeria after the launch in India. The concerns of African authors and how we can promote diversity in publishing It's time to get away from the single narrative that is “allowed” for African writers. Here are some examples of African genre fiction authors to try out. Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor – if you want to read Fantasy/Sci-fi Kiru Taye (she has several books and series) – if you want to read sizzling Romance Satans and Shaitans by Obinna Udenwe if you want to read Nigerian Thriller Making Wolf by Tade Thompson for Crime/Thriller and Speculative Fiction The Reluctant Dead by Nuzo Onoh for African Horror You can find Tolulope's books here on Amazon and her services for authors at www.AccomplishPress.com
https://wn.com/African_Authors_And_Diversity_In_Publishing_With_Tolulope_Popoola
African Writers Read During Afrilit 2013

African Writers Read During Afrilit 2013

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  • Duration: 16:23
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2013
  • views: 404
videos
Learn more at: http://aalbc.it/afrilit Here Nana Ekua Brew-Hammond, Ayesha Harruna Attah, Chinelo Okparanta and Tope Folarin read from their new work during Afrilit 2013 at the Brooklyn Public Library Recorded November 16, 2013 by AALBC.com
https://wn.com/African_Writers_Read_During_Afrilit_2013
Why Exclusive Books is adding more African writers to its catalogue

Why Exclusive Books is adding more African writers to its catalogue

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  • Duration: 13:13
  • Updated: 02 Jun 2017
  • views: 82
videos
In response to a growing demand for literature works by the likes Kwame Nkrumah, Chinua Achebe & Buchi Emecheta, Exclusive Books has increased its stockholding of major works of black literature. On this episode of the MoneyMakers, Bruce Whitfield is joined by Benjamin Trisk, CEO of Exclusive Books to discuss his company’s Pan-African Writing Catalogue and book sales in times of digital media.
https://wn.com/Why_Exclusive_Books_Is_Adding_More_African_Writers_To_Its_Catalogue
The danger of a single story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

The danger of a single story | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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  • Duration: 19:17
  • Updated: 07 Oct 2009
  • views: 2906265
videos
http://www.ted.com Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice -- and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured speakers have included Al Gore on climate change, Philippe Starck on design, Jill Bolte Taylor on observing her own stroke, Nicholas Negroponte on One Laptop per Child, Jane Goodall on chimpanzees, Bill Gates on malaria and mosquitoes, Pattie Maes on the "Sixth Sense" wearable tech, and "Lost" producer JJ Abrams on the allure of mystery. TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design, and TEDTalks cover these topics as well as science, business, development and the arts. Closed captions and translated subtitles in a variety of languages are now available on TED.com, at http://www.ted.com/translate. Watch a highlight reel of the Top 10 TEDTalks at http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/top10
https://wn.com/The_Danger_Of_A_Single_Story_|_Chimamanda_Ngozi_Adichie
African Authors

African Authors

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  • Duration: 1:04
  • Updated: 23 Jun 2016
  • views: 60
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These are some of the best African Contemporary authors that are making great literature for our future generation.
https://wn.com/African_Authors
Matigari African Writers Library

Matigari African Writers Library

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  • Duration: 0:36
  • Updated: 13 Jun 2017
  • views: 1
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https://wn.com/Matigari_African_Writers_Library
Matigari African Writers Library

Matigari African Writers Library

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  • Duration: 0:36
  • Updated: 21 May 2017
  • views: 0
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https://wn.com/Matigari_African_Writers_Library
Matigari African Writers Library

Matigari African Writers Library

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  • Duration: 0:41
  • Updated: 21 Jun 2017
  • views: 0
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https://wn.com/Matigari_African_Writers_Library
Matigari African Writers Library

Matigari African Writers Library

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  • Duration: 0:21
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2017
  • views: 1
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https://wn.com/Matigari_African_Writers_Library
The Ordeal of the African Writer

The Ordeal of the African Writer

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  • Duration: 0:20
  • Updated: 14 Aug 2016
  • views: 0
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https://wn.com/The_Ordeal_Of_The_African_Writer