14 December 2012

Kenya: Poetic Colour At Kwani Litfest 2012

The official opening of the fourth biennial edition of Kwani Literature Festival took place on Sunday afternoon at the Kifaru Gardens in Nairobi.

Litfest 2012 brought a gathering of writers, poets, literary academics and theorists from the African continent under the umbrella 'Conversations with The Horn; Writers, Artists In Exchange'.

The one-week festival extravaganza hosts Somali poet Hadraawi, London-based Somali poet Warsan Shire, Sudanese-English novelist Jamal Mahjoub and Eritrean writer and historian Alemseged Tefsai to share their work with other writers.

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