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African literary festivals you can (still) attend in 2015

2015 is halfway over, but there are still many African festivals to attend.    Here is a list of book fairs and literary events that will be happening from now through December. Event: Babishai Niwe Poetry Festival Venue: Kampala Dates: 26 to 28 August Information: BN Poetry Award  September Event: Storymoja Festival Venue: Nairobi, Kenya Dates: 16th to 20th September 2015 More information here Event: Nairobi International Book Fair Venue: Nairobi, Kenya Dates: 23-27 September Click  here  for more information Event:  Open Book Festival Venue: Cape Town, South Africa Dates: 9-13 September Visit Open Book for details October Event: The 2015 Kampala Writers’ Festival Venue: Kampala, Uganda Dates: October 6-12 Information here Event: International Book Fair of Algiers, SILA Venue: Algiers, Algeria Dates: To be confirmed Event: Khartoum International Book Fair Venue: Khartoum, Sudan. Dates: To be confirmed Event:Port Harcourt Literary Festival