Posts Tagged "Susan Kiguli"

Day 2, African Literary Renaissance: Return to Glory or Superficial Gloss?

3rd March, 2015. Morning session In the years following independence (1960’s for most African countries), many African writers including Chinua Achebe, Okot p’Bitek, Ngugi wa Thiong’o, Nuruddin Farah, Ama Ata Aidoo, Flora Nwapa, wrote and published high quality literature which…


Some translations to go with your tea

Susan Nalugwa Kiguli, PhD, is well-known in African literary circles as a poet, scholar, and educator.  Susan also serves on the board of African Writers Trust. (For more on Kiguli’s achievments).  ZHANG Jinjin, the translator, is a poet and a…



More from the International Public Dialogue–Where is the Great African Novel— that was held on 31 May, 2012. Also present was Doreen Baingana, Ugandan author of Tropical Fish, which won the 2006 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize, best first book, Africa, and…

Dr. Susan Kiguli

Finding money for the arts

By Goretti Kyomuhendo In my 15 years as a cultural worker, I don’t remember any one moment when I found it easy to raise funds to do my work. It has always been a struggle. Culture, and any work related…