Literature

Afternoon Tea with Dean Atta: 10 December @ 14:30 – 15:15 GMT

Programme Grab a cuppa and get to know writer and poet Dean Atta in conversation with SoA’s…

NEW ‘WEWE MIMI SISI’ KIDS SERIES BRINGS AFRICAN STORIES AND YOGA TOGETHER

‘Wewe Mimi Sisi’ is an exciting new TV series created by Drop A Jewel Network…

Shuggie Bain wins 2020 Booker Prize presented by head of judges Margaret Busby

Douglas Stuart’s Shuggie Bain is tonight named winner of the 2020 Booker Prize for Fiction as the…

Four books for young adults and children to learn about racism and discrimination

It is important conversations about about racism and discrimination start early here are four top…

2020 Booker Prize shortlist readings: Wednesday 11 Nov 2020, 7pm–8.30pm

Now in its 52nd year, The Booker Prize is one of the most prestigious literary awards for…

#Slaveryarchive Book Club: The Brutish Museums: The Benin Bronzes, Colonial Violence and Cultural Restitution Hardcover

Join this new book club to ignite your knowledge: the #SLAVERYARCHIVE Book Club meets at…

Apply for Africa Writes x Arvon masterclass with Minna Salami grant ends 12pm today 12th October

Africa Writes 2020: Online Series ProgrammeAfrica Writes response to international lockdown, offering community in a…

Black Cultural Archives: In conversation with Diane Abbott on new book

It is over three decades since Diane Abbott became the first black woman elected to…

Little ones: Learn to talk like a pirate with Pirate Stew’s author & illustrator

Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell, author and illustrator respectively of upcoming children’s book Pirate Stew,…

Liverpool Literary Festival returns ONLINE for 2020

Liverpool Literary Festival returns this autumn in online form, live-streaming an exciting collection of established…