Anni Domingo and Rutendo Chabikwa are the winners of the Myriad Manuscript Prize 2018. The prize is a first drafts competition for unpublished writers. UK…View More Anni Domingo, Rutendo Chabikwa win Myriad Manuscript Prize 2018.
A call for submissions for the Zimbolicious Anthology, Volume 3: An Anthology of Zimbabwean Literature and Arts has been made by Tendai R Mwanaka. Your…View More Tendai R Mwanaka call out for Zimbolicious Anthology Volume 3 (Zimbabwe only).
Sudanese American poet Safia Elhillo seeks your poetry for a new anthology 20.35 Africa: An Anthology of Contemporary Poetry. Her work has also featured as…View More Safia Elhillo seeks your poems as her work heads to Winter Olympics
Rwandan publishing outfit Huza Press invites submissions of short fiction and nonfiction by Rwandan writers for a new imprint created in collaboration with Kwani Trust…View More Huza Press seeks submissions from Rwandans for new imprint
From A to Z Diverse Voices from Zambia, an anthology edited by Ellen Banda-Aaku, launched in Lusaka, Zambia on October 5, 2017. There is a…View More Ellen Banda-Aaku edited anthology launches in Lusaka
The Ken Saro-Wiwa Prize for Book Review 2017, worth N100,000 to the winner, is seeking your submission. Committee for Relevant Art, CORA, promoters of…View More N100,000 Ken Saro-Wiwa Prize for Book Review 2017 callout
The editors of The Ebedi Review are seeking submissions for the third edition of the review. Ebedi Review is an in-house magazine of the Ebedi…View More The Ebedi Review 2017 seeks your submissions
South African Zukiswa Wanner and Mexico’s Luis Philip Lomelo are the co-curators of the new South-South initiative, an online literary initiative seeking to give a…View More Zukiswa Wanner, Luis Philip Lomelo curate new South-South initiative La Shamba
Duduzile Zamantungwa Mabaso South African based publisher Black Letter Media wants to read and publish your short stories in the third edition of their anthology…View More Black Letter Media seeks your short stories
Writivism has announced the 29 emerging writers who will take part in the 2017 mentoring programme. The writers come from ten African countries. Every year…View More Writivism announces emerging writers to be molded for 2017 anthology
The African Writers Trust’s Moonscapes: Short Stories and Poetry anthology made its Nairobi debut at the Goethe Nairobi on February 9th, 2017. The event included…View More African Writers Trust’s Moonscapes anthology launches at the Goethe Nairobi
The Goethe Institut in Lagos and Yaounde in collaboration with Saraba Magazine and Bakwa Magazine invites applications for participation in a mentored series of exchanges…View More Goethe-Institut in collaboration with Saraba Magazine and Bakwa Magazine
Panashe Chigumadzi, Nneoma Ike-Njoku and Troy Onyango are three of the six writers that Transition Magazine have nominated for the Pushcart Prize. The Pushcart Prize is…View More Pushcart Prize 2016 nominations: Panashe Chigumadzi, Nneoma Ike-Njoku and Troy Onyango
Ba re e ne re Short Story anthology campaign meets crowd funding targets. Ba re e ne re, an educational nonprofit based in Lesotho that…View More Ba re e ne re Short Story anthology campaign meets crowd funding targets
Anthologies and literary prizes you can enter in November 2016. From Zimbabwe to the rest of the continent we bring you opportunities for your writing…View More Anthologies and literary prizes you can enter in November 2016