The Goethe-Institut Kenya, in cooperation with Twaweza Communications, is presenting a series of panel discussions on policy issues that should be more in the public eye. For the session in March 2018, we’d like to look at the topic of Education and the Market.
We are excited to announce that we are bringing the works of one of Germany's most prominent contemporary artists to Kenya for the first time! Wolfgang Tillmans' exhibition "Fragile" will be shown at Circle Art Gallery and GoDown Arts Centre from 11 April (exhibition opening) to 11 May.
Recently widowed Poldi moves to Sicily in order to quietly drink herself to death with a sea view. But fate intervenes. When she finds the corpse of a young man on the beach, his face blown off with a sawn-off shotgun, she becomes a potential suspect in his murder case.
Excerpts from the novel will be read in German and English.
Nora Bossong visited the Goethe-Institut Nairobi in March 2018 for a public German-Kenyan author exchange with acclaimed Kenyan writer Yvonne Owuor. The two read from their respective works and discussed current trends in literature.