Tag: Blackass

  • A Igoni Barrett’s debut novel “Blackass” available in Chinese.

    A Igoni Barrett’s debut novel “Blackass” available in Chinese.

    A Igoni Barrett debut novel Blackass has been available to Chinese readers since 2017. We have covered A. Igoni Barrett on this blog mainly because of his work as one of the principal judges for the Graywolf Press Africa Prize. While this is important work, the Lagos-based writer is more than just a judge for…

  • African Speculative Fiction Society announces Nommo Awards 2017 contenders

    African Speculative Fiction Society announces Nommo Awards 2017 contenders

    The African Speculative Fiction Society announced the contenders for the Nommo Awards 2017 on April 4, 2017. The writers announced are shortlisted for Best Novel, Best Novella, Best Short Story, and Best Graphic Novel, chosen from eligible works published in 2015 or 2016. The African Speculative Fiction Society, a new community of writers, editors, publishers…