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Library Tours

Time: 10:00 AM

Experience NBOLitfest with an immersion tour of McMillan Memorial Library and it’s two branches. The tours will run throughout the festival, so book a spot and get to learn about these libraries’ history and all sorts of possible futures.

Time: 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Join Book Bunk’s founders Wanjiru Koinange and Angela Wachuka for an overview of NBO Litfest, the inspo behind this first edition, and how it is informed by our work restoring #NRBLibraries

In Conversation

Rémy Ngamije: The Eternal Audience of One

Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Join us for a journey through Windhoek, Nairobi, Kigali and Cape Town with the author of The Eternal Audience Of One. Rémy brings The High Lords of Empireland, as featured in this novel, and their nuances, strangeness, quirks, beauty and everydayness.

In Conversation

Namina Forna with Ellah Wakatama

Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

GOALS: How I do it! In this conversation Namina speaks with Ellah about her journey becoming a young adult author and screenwriter, and publishing her first novel, “The Gilded Ones”. Grab a coffee or cocktail and join us for this inspiring conversation!