New Daughters of Africa with Margaret Busby

Wed 14 Aug 17:45 - 18:45

Garden Theatre

£12.00, £10.00

Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor is no longer able to appear and this event and it will go ahead with Bernardine Evaristo, Leila Aboulela, Candice Carty-Williams and Namwali Serpell.
Changed New Daughters of Africa with Margaret Busby

Global Female Writers

Margaret Busby’s historical anthology Daughters of Africa was published 27 years ago to international acclaim. Now there’s a companion volume. New Daughters of Africa is a glorious portrayal of the richness and range of over 200 contemporary women writers of African descent, showcasing a global sweep and diversity through memoir, letters, stories, poetry, essays and more. Contributing authors Bernardine Evaristo, Leila Aboulela, Candice Carty-Williams and Namwali Serpell join Busby today to discuss the remarkable collection.

Part of our Telling Her Story series of events.

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