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Maya Angelou: Finding My Voice

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May 29, 2014

Personal tribute to Maya Angelou from a British friend

“What a woman!” “A very special lady, the original.” Since the hard-to-believe news of the death of Maya Angelou, people who did not know her personally have been sharing...

African, gay and proud: renowned author Binyavanga Wainaina

Brave, renowned Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina, pictured right, with editor of the-latest.com Marc Wadsworth, who was fêted like a pop star by students, staff and adoring members of the public at the elite London School of Economics and Political Science last night, when he talked about being gay, African and proud.