Prix Les Afriques 2019 announcement

Prix Les Afriques 2019 longlist announced in Geneva.

The Prix Les Afriques 2019 longlist was announced in Geneva, Switzerland on February 17, 2019. La Cene Littéraire is an association, founded in May 2015,…

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Writivism Koffi Addo 2019 longlist

Writivism Short Story Prize 2019, Koffi Addo Creative Nonfiction Prize 2019 longlists announced.

The longlists for the Writivism Short Story Prize 2019 and the Koffi Addo Creative Nonfiction Prize 2019 have been announced on March 25, 2019. Writivism,…

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Lambda Literary Awards

Three African books are Lambda Literary Awards 2019 finalists.

Uzodinma Iweala, Trifonia Melibea Obono, and The Gerald Kraak Award Anthology are Lambda Literary Awards 2019 finalists. The Lambda Literary Awards, or the “Lammys,” as…

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Time of the Writer 2019

South Africa’s Time of the Writer 2019 guest list unveiled.

The guest list for the Time of the Writer 2019, running from March 12-16 in Durban, South Africa has been announced. The Time of the…

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Thomas Mofolo

Thomas Mofolo Prize for Outstanding Sesotho Fiction launched in South Africa.

The Thomas Mofolo Prize for Outstanding Sesotho Fiction was launched by South Africa’s Geko Publishing on February 6, 2019. Thomas Mokopu Mofolo, born on 22…

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A snapshot of Poetry Africa 2018.

African Literary Festivals you can attend in 2019

Covering the length and breadth of the continent, here is a list of African literary festivals you can attend in 2019. This list is regularly…

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