Tag archive for ‘Ngugi wa Thiong’o’
By admin On Tuesday, March 30th, 2021

A first as Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o is nominated as author and translator for the International Booker Prize

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o has become the first writer to be nominated for the International Booker prize as both author and translator of the same book, and the first nominee writing in an indigenous African language. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Caribbean Philosophical Ass awards Kenya’s Ngugi wa Thiong’o

Renowned writer Ngugi wa Thiong’o has been picked for a literary award organised by the Caribbean Philosophical Association. Prof Ngugi won the Nicol Guilln Lifetime Achievement Award for Philosophical Literature More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

Two writers two Generations – Ngugi Wa Thiong’o & Mukoma wa Ngugi

Africa Writes, London’s only summer festival of African Literature returns to The British Library from the 5th – 7th July. Book tickets now for the main events of the festival, including an evening with acclaimed More...