- 12-14th September – Windham-Campbell Prize ceremony, USA
- Wednesday 12th – 5pm –Prize Ceremony and Lecture by Elizabeth Alexander
- Thursday 13th – 4pm – Anticipating an Audience for African Writing
- Thursday 13th – 7.30pm Prize Recipient Reading
- Friday 14th Memories, secrets and lies: Writing on family
- Friday 14th Close Looking: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi on William Etty
- 15-17 September – Brooklyn Book Festival , USA
- 22-26 September – African Storytelling Summer School (Goethe Institut), Berlin, Germany
- 6 October – Birmingham Literature Festival, Birmingham, England, UK
- 13 October – Black Writers Conference – Manchester, UK
- 24-27 October – Ake Festival, Nigeria
- 6 November – Visiting Speaker – Lancaster University, UK
- 16 August – Edinburgh International Book Festival, Scotland
- 6-9 August 2018 – University of Capetown – Andrew W. Mellon Foundation – South Africa
- Black Archives and Intellectual Histories Seminar Series: Narrative and Archive
- Department of African Literature, University of the Witwatersrand – Conversation with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi
- 29th June 2018- Berlin, Germany
- 29th May 2018 – an evening of words with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi and Naomi Kruger at The Work Foundation, London, UK 7-9pm
- 24th May 2018 – Spike Island Arts Centre, Bristol, UK.
- 21st February 2018 – Kintu Launch at Manchester University .
- 25th January, 2018 -Following the successful launch of Kintu by Transit Books in the US, Oneworld Publications launched Kintu in London.