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The Girl With the Flawless Face

The Girl With the Flawless Face

Book Launch
The Girl With the Flawless Face, A Novel by Ndiritu Wahome
8th October 2015, 6.00 Pm
Goethe-Institut Auditorium
Admission free
In the form of a moderated conversation, the radio-journalist, poet and literary critic Khainga O’Okwemba will engage the author Ndiritu Wahome in a discussion about his newest novel as well as the current trends and challenges in the Kenyan literary scene.   More ...
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Portrait Joseph Bokea

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