Upcoming Events – 2019


13th – 15th  June – Cyprus

23rd June


July 6th – British Library, London

  • Africa Writes Festival
    16:15 – 16:45pm – Manchester Happened by JenniferNansubuga Makumbi
    Launch of dazzling collection on belonging & identity between Manchester and Kampala from the award-winning author of Kintu. With Zaahida Nabagereka

July 15th Manchester International Festival – details to follow

July 18th – Waterstones, Gower Street, London

24th July – John Hewitt Society – International Summer School,  Armagh


25th AugustMigrants and Misfits – Edinburgh, Scotland.



26th Portico Library – Manchester



2nd Oldham Library TBC

4-6th Cheltenham Festival

23rd-27thAke Festival, Nigeria

Past Events –2019

11th June

June 7th – In Conversation at obukiko.com

June 6th – Blackwells Bookshop, University Green, 146 Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9GP. An evening with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi where she’ll be talking about her new short story collection ‘Manchester Happened