Radical Books Collective
Yvonne Owuor on Abdulrazak Gurnah and Literature of the Swahili Seas

Yvonne Owuor on Abdulrazak Gurnah and Literature of the Swahili Seas

Meg Arenberg is joined by Kenyan novelist Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor to celebrate the momentous occasion of Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Nobel Prize, in her words, "a family win." Owuor talks about Gurnah the man and the mentor, the textures of his writing and how it has influenced her own, and reflects on the cartographic imagination that nourishes both poetry and prose born from the Swahili seas.
Abolition is not simply an against...it is also a for.

Abolition is not simply an against...it is also a for.

On October 8, the Radical Books Collective will be hosting a book club on A World Without Police: How Strong...

Radical Book Talk 2: Mohamedou Slahi and Bhakti Shringarpure

Radical Book Talk 2: Mohamedou Slahi and Bhakti Shringarpure

June 2, 2021: Mohamedou Ould Slahi, the author of The Actual True Story of Ahmed and Zarga (Ohio Swallow Press) and Guantánamo Diary (Little Brown) talks to Bhakti Shringarpure about composing a novel that captures the beauty, silence and wonder of the Sahel desert in Mauritania.  
Yvonne Owuor on Abdulrazak Gurnah and Literature of the Swahili Seas

Yvonne Owuor on Abdulrazak Gurnah and Literature of the Swahili Seas

Meg Arenberg is joined by Kenyan novelist Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor to celebrate the momentous occasion of Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Nobel Prize, in her words, "a family win." Owuor talks about Gurnah the man and the mentor, the textures of his writing and how it has influenced her own, and reflects on the cartographic imagination that nourishes both poetry and prose born from the Swahili seas.
Abolition is not simply an against...it is also a for.

Abolition is not simply an against...it is also a for.

On October 8, the Radical Books Collective will be hosting a book club on A World Without Police: How Strong...

Radical Book Talk 2: Mohamedou Slahi and Bhakti Shringarpure

Radical Book Talk 2: Mohamedou Slahi and Bhakti Shringarpure

June 2, 2021: Mohamedou Ould Slahi, the author of The Actual True Story of Ahmed and Zarga (Ohio Swallow Press) and Guantánamo Diary (Little Brown) talks to Bhakti Shringarpure about composing a novel that captures the beauty, silence and wonder of the Sahel desert in Mauritania.