Literature

“Raising the profile of DCI authors” – 2023 SoA Awards judges announced

Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Eric Ngalle Charles, Kathy O’Shaughnessy, Alvin Pang and Sarah McIntyre are among…

Quick Chat with “Kind Obi” Author Kamapala Chukwuka

Chukwuka’s new book Kind Obi is available now on Amazon; a colourful story book which…

Malorie Blackman shares PEN Pinter Prize 2022 with Dr Abduljalil Al-Singace

PEN Pinter Prize 2022 winner Malorie Blackman announces Dr Abduljalil Al-Singace as the International Writer…

An Evening with Anni Domingo, Hatchards, Piccadilly

“Breaking the Maafa Chain” is a searing chronicle of two sisters’ struggle for true freedom…

Museum of Colour to launch global poetry exhibition by British people of colour

Celebrating 250 years of contribution to British society by poets of colour including Nikita Gill,…

The Southbank Centre’s Summer Literature Programme includes an Evening with Edward Enniful in discussion with Michaela Coel

From recently announced An Evening with Edward Enninful (4 Sept), which sees the first Black…

Judges announced for International Booker Prize 2023 revealed: submission open

The judges for the International Booker Prize 2023 are revealed today, 16 August 2022, as the…

The Booker Prize 2022‘ Stimulating and Surprising’ Longlist include NoViolet Bulawayo, Percival Everett, Shehan Karunatilaka  

The longlist for the Booker Prize 2022 – the leading literary award in the English…

The AKO Caine Prize announces Kenyan writer Idza Luhumyo as winner of the 2022 AKO Caine Prize for Africa Writing

Kenyan writer Idza Luhumyo’s ‘Five Years Next Sunday’ awarded the £10,000 AKO Caine Prize for…

Thunberg headlines London Literature Festival world exclusive launch of The Climate Book: line up include Malorie Blackman, Abdulrazak Gurnah,  Jay Bernard

Greta Thunberg’s The Climate Book features crucial climate voices including Kate Raworth, Naomi Klein and Margaret Atwood.…