NEW BOOK: Imagine Africa, An Anthology of Poetry and Visual Arts (March 3, 2015)

imagine-africaFeaturing the work of some of the continents most notable writers, Imagine Africa is an anthology of poems, essays and visual artistry published by Random House.

The book includes work from Georges Lory, Frankétienne, Akinwumi Isola, Paulina Chiziane, Mia Couto, Miram Al-Masri, Scholastique Mukasonga, Breyten Breytenbach, Cedric Nunn, Aimé Césaire, Corsino Fortes, João Melo, Ali Jimale Ahmed and Wole Soyinka.

Imagine Africa and its theme of “Revolution” is introduced by Georges Lory who opens the collection with his essay, “Poets to your quills, Africa is taking off”. Through a collage of poems, essays, fiction, and visual art, Imagine Africa gives us a glimpse of a kaleidoscopic contemporary Africa.

The book is due to be released on March 3 and currently available to preorder via the link below:

Imagine Africa (Pirogue Series)

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