A diverting look at the history, politics and extraordinary paradoxes of the beautiful game.
A brief history of contraception and a fascinating look at this crucial piece of latex.
The best in new African writing - winner and shortlisted stories from the continent's leading award.
An examination of the state of health worldwide which shows that public health is largely determined by socio-economic factors.
The best in African writing - twenty short stories from the continent's leading literary award.
An exploration of 'real Islam' - looking beyond the common perceptions and polemical debates.
What lies behind the search for paradise and adventure - the often invisible impacts of tourism exposed.
The Iraqi people's story of dealing with invasion and occupation, told through an activist turned clown.
A new look at scientific history - revealing the extremes of dogmatism and uncertainty, and considering the role of science in society.
Short Story Day Africa's next anthology of innovative short fiction is set in the rooms, the passages, the bars and the lobbies of hotels across the continent, and seeks metafiction exploring Africa as a hotel herself. If these walls could talk, what story would they tell?