The intellectual palm wine drinkers preserving African culture
notes on the recent coup in Niger
Policing and punishment in the illegal wildlife trades
a return to the road, twenty-six years later
radically reimagining the celebration of blackness
The goodbye was a phone call just less than two minutes long.
Claire’s father Sam Simmons would be there, and they would spend the next hour or two quaffing Castle beer, smoking and playing snooker in the dim, curtained rooms adjoining the bar.
There is in fact a bookshop - the oldest one around, I believe, very rich in its collection—that sells books at KES 300 higher. Take it or leave it.
When I typed the last chapter of the translation, I did not want to finish it. It would mean there were no more stories to share.