Matigari: talking revolutionary translation with Wangui wa Goro, Friday 12 July, 12.30pm

Tomorrow, at the British Library I’ll be chairing an event to mark the 25th anniversary of the translation of one of Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s seminal novels, Matigari, into English. Translated from GIkuyu by acclaimed writer and translator Wangui wa Goro, Matigari is the story of a revolutionary who returns from the bush to his newly … Continue reading Matigari: talking revolutionary translation with Wangui wa Goro, Friday 12 July, 12.30pm