Ohio University Press is offering a 35% discount of the list price on purchases of African books as a special promotion tied to the upcoming African Literature Association Conference.

If you love African fiction, definitely check out the books in their Modern African Writing Series (edited by Dr. Ainehi Edoro). You’ll find titles like The Cape Cod Bicycle War by Billy Kahora, Dog Eat Dog by Niq Mhlongo, 491 Days by Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Mrs. Shaw by Mukoma Wa Ngugi, The Wolf at No 4 by Ayo Tamakloe-Garr,Tales of the Metric System by Imraan Coovadia,The Extinction of Menai by Chuma Nwokolo, The Hairdresser of Harare by Tendai Huchu, K. Sello Duiker’s Thirteen Cents, and more. The discount also covers books on African literature and African film. Follow this link for the complete list of books.

This offer begins today and ends May 31. In addition to 35% off the list price, US shipping is free. 


1. Click on any title in this catalog or visit ohioswallow.com and search for any title in this catalog.

2. Use promo code ALAOH at checkout to activate the conference discount.

For enquiries, contact Jeff Kallet at 740-593-1158 or [email protected].