Top: Lanre Apata, Billie McTernan, Mojisola Salaudeen. Bottom: Oluwatosin Atala, and Eyram A Agbe, Oyedele Alokan.

Gyara Journal: Meet the editors of the continent’s newest literary space.

Gyara is a new literary journal for you to submit your work. The new literary space is looking for creative non-fiction, book reviews, memoirs, essays…

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Mentor Sahar Al Mougy and writer Mohanned Al Dabi.

Sahar Al Mougy, Mohanned Al Dabi at International Prize for Arabic Fiction Writers Workshop

Six writers and their mentors are currently at the ninth annual writers’ workshop hosted by the International Prize for Arabic Fiction. They range in age…

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Miles Morland Foundation workshop partipants

Miles Morland Foundation hosts African Writers in Uganda

The Miles Morland Foundation hosted some of the hottest writers on the continent for a Creative writer’s workshop in Uganda on July 8-15, 2017. The…

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Sharon Kasanda

Short Story Day Africa, Goethe Institut announce ID Flow Workshop Participants

Short Story Day, Goethe Institut have announced participants to take part in ID Flow Workshop across the continent. The workshops will be facilitated by Efemia…

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Lidudumalingani

Eleven African writers descend on Dar es Salaam for Caine Prize workshop 2017

Eleven African writers are currently in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania for the annual Caine Prize workshop. The Caine Prize won’t be new to any reader…

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Prof Tumi Khumalo, Lesego Rampolokeng, Moagi Modise, Sabata-mpho Mokae, and Zukiswa Wanner

Lesego Rampolokeng, Zukiswa Wanner feature at Sol Plaatje University Summer School

Lesego Rampolokeng, Zukiswa Wanner, and Moagi Modise were the featured guest lecturers at Sol Plaatje Summer Writing School that happened from January 9 – 13,…

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Ayobami Adebayo, Kasimma Chinelo Okani and Temitope Shadiat Jimoh

Meet the Ebedi International Writers Residency Program for June 2016

Ayobami Adebayo, Kasimma Chinelo Okani and Temitope Shadiat Jimoh are the recipients of the June/July 2016 edition of the Ebedi International Writers Residency Program. Ebedi…

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Winifred Binogun

Ibadan Poetry Foundation Residency 2016 shortlist announced

Ibadan Poetry Foundation has announced its shortlist for the Ibadan Poetry Foundation Residency 2016. Ibadan Poetry Foundation is an independent literary organisation. It is committed…

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