Author of the Month

Philipa Namutebi Kabali Kagwa Author of the month April 2017

Written by femrite

Author of ‘Flame and Song’

Philippa Namutebi Kabali-Kagwa is a Ugandan -South African poet, storyteller, coach and facilitator. She is the youngest daughter of Ugandan poet and civil servant, the late Henry Barlow. Both her parents loved literature – her father the writer, her mother the teacher, researcher and narrator. While she is most commonly called Philippa, she always signs Namutebi at the end of her poems. “Namutebi is the creative side of me. She writes.”

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