Short Story Day Africa 2018 shortlist

Short Story Day Africa 2018 shortlist announced.

The Short Story Day Africa 2018 shortlist has been announced and features Agazit Abate, Michael Agugom, Michelle Angwenyi, Innocent Chizaram Ilo, Cherrie Kandie, Farai Mudzingwa,…

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Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2018 shortlist

Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2018 shortlist announced.

The Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2018 shortlist has been announced. The Africa regional shortlist featured Harriet Anena, Fred Khumalo, Cheryl Ntumy, Michelle Sacks, Efua Traoré,…

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Biyi Bandele, Mona Eltahawy, Noo Saro-Wiwa, and Sisonke Msimang.

Bandele, Eltahawy, Saro-Wiwa, Msimang are Bellagio Residency Scholars 2018.

Biyi Bandele, Mona Eltahawy, Noo Saro-Wiwa, and Sisonke Msimang are the Bellagio Residency Scholars 2018. The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center Residency Program offers academics, artists,…

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Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 shortlist

Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 shortlist announced.

The Caine Prize for African Writing 2018 shortlist has been announced. The writers in the running for one of the continents most coveted prizes are…

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Sunday Times Literary Awards

The Sunday Times Literary Awards 2018 shortlists announced.

The Sunday Times Literary Awards 2018 shortlists were announced at a ceremony in Parkview, Johannesburg on May 12, 2018. The Sunday Times Literary Prize is…

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Berlin Writing in Immigration

African writers converge for Berlin’s first African Book Festival.

Writers from across the African continent converged on Berlin for the first African Book Festival with Chris Abani as the headliner on April 26-28, 2018.…

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Nommo Awards 2018 shortlists

African Speculative Fiction Society’s Nommo Awards 2018 shortlists announced

The Nommo Awards 2018 shortlists for the best novel, novella, short story and graphic novel by an African this year have been announced. The Nommo…

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Rutanang Book Fair 2018.

Rutanang Book Fair 2018 artists and theme announced

The Rutanang Book Fair 2018 artists to feature at this year’s edition, its third iteration, have been announced by fair organisers. This year’s theme is…

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