New African Writing
Photo © Diana Matar
In a special edition of The Strand, Harriett Gilbert and her guests publisher Louise Grantham, writer Nii Parkes (in above photo) and publisher and academic Binyavanga Wainaina investigate the state of contemporary African fiction. They discuss the new authors emerging from the continent, the impact of the internet on African publishing and writing, and ask whether young African novelists are about to become a dominant global literary force.
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