Makumbi, Jennifer Nansubuga

About Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

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White, Ashanti. "Review of Kintu." Library Journal, vol. 142, no. 4, 2017

"Review of Kintu." World Literature Today, vol. 91, no. 3-4, 2017

"Review of Kintu." Publishers Weekly, vol. 264, no. 11, 2017



Kyomuhendo, Goretti. "Goretti Kyomuhendo in Conversation with Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi." Wasafiri, vol. 33, no. 3, 2018

Davids, CA. "Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi Talks to CA Davids about Her Novel Kintu." The Johannesburg Review of Books, 6 Aug. 2018



Mwesigire, Bwesigye Bwa. "Beyond the Afropolitan Postnation." Research in African Literatures, vol. 49, no. 1, 2018




Kintu (2014)


Short Story Collections

Manchester Happened (2019)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

"Let's Tell This Story Properly." Granta, 12 Jun. 2014

"The Accidental Seaman." Moss Side Stories, 2012 (PDF)

"The Joys of Fatherhood." African Writing Online, no. 8, undated


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi about Race, Class and the Way Ugandans Immigrate and Integrate in Britain. YouTube, 21 Jul. 2019

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi on Her Work. YouTube, 7 Feb. 2017

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi the Morning after Her the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, 2014 Win. YouTube, 14 Jun. 2014