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Thinking, researching and writing Africa: insights from Nigeria’s Tutuola

Amos Tutuola’s work is enjoying renewed interest and support. Flickr/vanderfrog, CC BY-ND Francis Nyamnjoh, University of Cape Town For many years, Amos Tutuola, the Nigerian author who was born in 1920 and died in...

You Can Write Black Characters, Just Not From Their Perspective

Artists can be a nuisance at times, especially the pen-wielding delinquents amongst them. I don’t know what it is about them (maybe it’s their over-active imaginations?), but writers can out of...