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Writing Africa’s Futures, 5 July 2013

March 7, 2013

5 July 2013, British Library (London), 2pm – 5pm

A Discussion at the British Library featuring Zoe Wicomb, Onookome Okome, Doreen Baingana, Stephanie Newell &the 5 writers shortlisted for the Caine Prize 2013

British Library Conference Centre, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB

Each year, the Caine Prize for African literature maps new directions in contemporary writing. Join the five authors shortlisted for the 2013 Prize for an in-depth discussion of the continent’s flourishing literary cultures. After and beyond the first generation of literary giants – Achebe, Ngugi, Soyinka and others – where is African writing going, and how does the Prize participate in the continent's literary futures? Admission Free. For information (after April) go to: www.bl.uk/whatson