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The 14th Nairobi International Book Fair - Book Signings by Renee Mboya and Stephen Derwent Partington

Kwani? Out & About

The 14th Nairobi International Book Fair - Book Signings by Renee Mboya and Stephen Derwent Partington

Thursday 29th September , 10am – 12pm : Renee Mboya
Renee Akitelek Mboya is a Nairobi based writer who started off her writing career as a legal draftsman. She is also a classical clarinetist, and her short story , Brave New Worlds, is published in Kwani? 06.
 
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Thursday 29th September, 2pm -  4pm : Stephen Derwent Partington 
Stephen Partington is a teacher in Kenya, and a poet. He lives and works just outside Machakos and is a member of Concerned Kenyan Writers. His collection of poems, SMS & Face to Face, was published by Phoenix Publishers to critical acclaim in East Africa. In addition to having his poetry widely published in UK and African journals, he writes academic articles on regional literature for leading post-colonial journals and East African regional media. Stephen was the poetry editor for the first three issues of Kwani?. A poetry collection, How to Euthanise a Cactus, was published in 2010 by Cinnamon Press in the UK, and will be available for signings at the fair  
 
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