BOOK LAUNCHES AND FEATURED BOOKS

BOOK LAUNCHES

Thursday 4:00-5:00 pm: Jalada and Transition Launch the Fear Issue Level 2, Hall

 

Thursday 6:00-8:00 pmAnd After Many Days by Jowhor Ile Level 2, Hall

 

Friday 4:00-500 pm: FEMRITE and Kwani Trust Launch Ayobami Adebayo’s Stay With Me Level 2, Hall

 

Friday 6:00-8:00 pm: Nothing Left To Steal Launch with Mzilikazi wa Afrika, Jackie Asiimwe-Mwesige and Catherine Byaruhanga Level 2, Hall

 

Saturday 2:00-4:00pm: JJ Bola’s No Place to Call Home and Blackass by Igoni Barret Book Launch Level 2, Hall

 

Saturday 4:00-6:00 pm: New Ugandan Writing Launch (Sundown by various authors) and Butterfly Dreams and other stories by Beatrice Lamwaka) Level 2, Hall

 

Sunday 4:00-6:00 pm: Rosie Motene Autobiography Launch with Bake Tumuhaise and Betty Tibaleka Level 2, Hall

 

2017 WRITIVISM FESTIVAL FEATURED BOOKS

 

  1. Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo
  2. No Place To Call Home by JJ Bola
  3. Reclaiming the Soil by Rosie Motene
  4. Sundown by various authors
  5. Butterfly Dreams and other stories by Beatrice Lamwaka
  6. Fear by various authors
  7. And After Many Days by Jowhor Ile
  8. Nothing Left To steal by Mzilikazi wa Afrika
  9. Unimportance by Thando Mgqolozana
  10. This House is not for sale by EC Osondu
  11. Blackass by Igoni Barret
  12. Set me on fire by Harriet Anena
  13. Mukoma’s Marriage and other stories by Emmanuel Sigauke  
  14. The Headline that morning by Peter Kagayi
  15. Tropical Fish by Doreen Baingana
  16. The True Story of David Munyakei by Billy Kahora
  17. Tail of the Blue Bird by Nii Ayikwei Parkes
  18. Kizza Besigye and Uganda’s Unfinished Revolution by Daniel Kalinaki
  19. Mwana wa Kamuzu By Shadreck Chikoti
  20. Saturday’s Shadows By Ayesha Haruna Attah

 

CATEGORIES

Category Titles
Anthologies and magazines
  1. Sundown
  2. Fear
Short Story/poetry collections
  1. Butterfly Dreams and other stories
  2. Set me on fire
  3. The Headline that morning
  4. Tropical Fish
  5. Mukoma’s Marriage and other stories
Novels
  1. Saturday’s Shadows
  2. Tail of the Blue Bird
  3. Stay with me
  4. No Place to call home
  5. And after many days
  6. Unimportance
  7. This House Is Not For Sale
  8. Blackass
Non-fiction
  1. Kizza Besigye and Uganda’s Unfinished Revolution
  2. The True Story of David Munyakei
  3. Reclaiming the soil
  4. Nothing left to steal