Please find attached new titles from the Mar/Apr 2011 period.
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ABC is pleased to welcome a new publisher this month. Always Be Tolerant Organization (ABETO), Uganda was established and registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation in June 1996. The inspiration was in pursuit of the Commonwealth conference resolution to embrace tolerance: http://www.africanbookscollective.com/publishers/abeto
Lauri Kubuitsile’s short story ‘In the spirit of McPhineas Lata’ from The Bed Book of Short Stories published by Modjaji Books has been shortlisted for the Caine Prize for African Writing. The collection is available from ABC and as an ebook from Into-eBooks. Congratulations to Lauri Kubuitsile and Modjaji Books!
Some other highlights this month are:
Identity Meets Nationality. Voices from the Humanities
Edited by Nana Aba Appiah Amfo, Jemima A. Anderson and Helen Lauer
Managing a Changing Climate in Africa. Local Level Vulnerabilities and Adaptation Experiences
Pius Zebhe Yanda and Chipo Plaxedes Mubaya
Reclaiming the L-Word. Sappho’s Daughters out in Africa
Edited by Alleyn Diesel
This September Sun
See online: African Books Collective – New Titles