Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor’s (CRF 2018) second and latest novel The Dragonfly Sea is out in bookstores.

“The Kenyan writer’s second novel spans several lives, two continents, one body of water and at least six languages, but what holds it together is not a person, place or tongue. Rather it’s a certain oceanic feeling (to lift a line from Freud, who lifted it from Romain Rolland), a sensation of oneness with the universe that gives form to a sprawling, at times unwieldy, epic.” – Shaw Mathew, New York Times (May 9th, 2019)

Read the full article here.