Leading author joins boycott

The Kenyan writer Ngugi wa Thiong’o has joined a growing number of writers and publishers and organization that have decided top boycott a Swedish book Fair. The reason given is the presence of a rightwing magazine at the fair. The organization does not want to budge, but wants to promote dialogue. Read more about it here.  

Kenyan writer Ngugi wa Thiong’o is often tipped for the Nobel prize for literature.

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