Website of an international literature festival which takes place in three different places: Saint Malo (France), Haiti, and Bamako (Mali). You will find a lot of information and articles on events, the programme itself, interviews or articles written by writers themselves. The festival also includes film, music and other arts. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Website of an international literature festival which takes place in three different places: Saint Malo (France), Haiti, and Brazzaville. You will find a lot of information and articles on events, the programme itself, interviews or articles written by writers themselves. The festival also includes film, music and other arts. [editors ilissAfrica]
This website is "dedicated to the critique, record and reflection on contemporary African cultures expressed in Portuguese language, producing texts and offering French and English translations." [übersetzt]
The Single Story Foundation is a nonprofit organization which provides storytelling opportunities for Africans at home and in diaspora. The Single Story Foundation challenges the Western narratives, seeks for change in the way the African narrative is told, and foster an environment where young Africans can promote their technological, creative, educational and imaginative achievements or developments. It seeks to change the stereotype through visual art, literature, and performing art. At The Single Story Foundation, they believe that storytelling is one of the ways they can fix the damage caused by Western storytelling [according to the site editor's information]....
Bakwa grew out of the need to fill the lacuna of cultural and literary magazines in Cameroon, and champions a new dynamic Africa (at home as well as in the diaspora). As an online and off-line magazine, it covers cultural issues like art, photography, music, literature, fashion, cinema, and has a penchant for long-form creative nonfiction, reportage and literature. ... [according to site editor's information]
Repository / digital library of the Universidade Estadual, Brasil. You will find a lot of fulltext on former Portuguese colonies in Africa. Nevertheless, you will also find fulltexts on other African countries. [editors ilissAfrica]
Blog about literature in Portuguese (literature proper as well as secondary literature), also literature coming from lusophone African countries. The articles often also come from other sources (indicated as sources). For example, you will find a text in several parts written by the Angolan writer Kandjimbo about 50 years of fiction in Angola (since 1960) (Breve História da Ficção Narrativa Angolana nos últimos 50 anos). ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Blog of the researcher Marques who writes his PhD on "Between oaks and 'mulembas': Invention, distance and representations of Angola in the Portuguese colonial novel (1926-1961)". The blog deals with Portuguese colonialism in general, and with the literature that was written in those African colonies between 1926 and 1961 in particular.
The website offers bibliographical data and partly fulltexts and scans of material from the different Africa collections at the University of Florida. Content see table of contents. [editors ilissAfrica]