Juancho Armas Marcelo on Hay Festival Segovia

Juancho Armas Marcelo on Hay Festival Segovia

Este asunto de los festivales literarios tiene, como todo, dos caras. Muchos de los escritores asistentes no lo hacen movidos por su ego, que es por lo que nos movemos los escritores casi siempre (empezamos hablando de literatura y terminamos…

Hay Festival Segovia

Hay Festival Segovia

Our eighth Hay Festival Segovia in the beautiful and historic Castilian town, an hour north of Madrid, takes place 26–29 September 2013 – a thrilling week of exhibitions, conversations, performances and screenings. Programme highlights include Nobel Prize-winner Mario Vargas Llosa, the recently-awarded José Caballero…

Muthoni Garland, CEO of Storymoja on the Tribute evening for Prof. Kofi Awoonor last night

Muthoni Garland, CEO of Storymoja on the Tribute evening for Prof. Kofi Awoonor last night

The tribute last night at the museum was moving, so in keeping with the depth, height, breadth and weight of the late professor’s writing. The siege at Westgate is still ongoing and a climate of fear permeates the air, but…

Photographs from Tribute Evening for Professor Kofi Awoonor by Patrick Vidija

Photographs from Tribute Evening for Professor Kofi Awoonor by Patrick Vidija

Atinuke: Tribute for Kofi Awoonor

“Something has happened to me… The things so great I cannot weep” from “Songs of Sorrow” by Ghana’s Kofi Awoonor. Something has happened. And we will write about it, we will write something beautiful. Something that will help those who are…