Writing as an art form
My team is supposed to plan a Bi-Weekly blog, so like all last minute things done at the office we start discussing the topics for the blog 24hrs before the blog is actually due (to our credit we did have a lot going on this week). Let’s just say that this time around we all drew blanks.
Storytelling Formulas. how illustration is bringing African stories to life
Only recently did I start working at a publishing house or at least an organisation that in part runs a publishing house. Thanks to this I am more acquainted with the behind-the-scenes that go into publishing a book at the scale of a start-up indie publishing house.
Afrofuturism. science fiction in African settings
You’ve probably come across an article or two about the adaptation of Nnedi Okorafor’s 2010 novel Who Fears Death; a story set in a post-apocalyptic Africa that follows a young girl who seeks to discover the meaning behind her own magical powers, as well as the nature of the powerful forces tr...