Howard Meh-Buh Maximus, Kobina Ankomah-Graham, Okwiri Oduor, and Sarah Uheida were announced the winners of the Morland Writing Scholarships 2020 today, November 24, 2020. The…
Howard Meh-Buh Maximus, Kobina Ankomah-Graham, Okwiri Oduor, and Sarah Uheida were announced the winners of the Morland Writing Scholarships 2020 today, November 24, 2020. The…View More Morland Writing Scholarships 2020 winners announced.
Bodour Al Qasimi was elected the president-elect of the International Publishers Association on November 23, 2020. Her vice president-elect is Karine Pansa. The International Publishers…View More Bodour Al Qasimi elected International Publishers Association President-Elect.
In our continuing monthly series, we share opportunities for those who wish to submit work be it poetry, prose, or other related arts in November…View More Opportunities for writers and poets for November 2020.
Warda Yassin is one of the three winners of the Women Poets’ Prize 2020 announced in London on November 17, 2020. The other two were…View More Warda Yassin is UK’s Women Poets’ Prize 2020 winner
Angela Makholwa’s newest novel Critical But Stable launched physically on November 12 and virtually on November 17, 2020. Angela Makholwa is the author of the…View More Angela Makholwa’s newest novel “Critical But Stable” launches.
Mariette Tchamda Mbunpi and Annette Michael are the guests at the James Murua Literary LiveStream on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, at 18:00 GMT/ 19:00 WAT/…View More Mariette Tchamda Mbunpi, Annette Michael for James Murua Literary LiveStream
Dr Richard Georges was appointed the first Poet Laureate of the British Virgin Islands on November 20, 2020. The British Virgin Islands are a British…View More Dr Richard Georges Is British Virgin Islands First Poet Laureate.
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Tsitsi Dangarembga’s novels Nervous Conditions and The Book of Not were acquired by Faber in an announcement made on November 12, 2020. Nervous Conditions (1988),…View More Tsitsi Dangarembga’s “Nervous Conditions”, “The Book of Not” acquired by Faber.
The winners of the US National Book Awards 2020 were announced in a virtual ceremony streaming online on November 18, 2020. The US National Book…View More US National Book Awards 2020 winners announced
Makena Onjerika’s edited anthology Digital Bedbugs was featured at the first physical Mbogi Ya Mawriters event since the onset of Coronavirus at Alliance Francaise Nairobi…View More Makena Onjerika’s “Digital Bedbugs” reboots Mbogi Ya Mawriters.
Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi was the featured author at GoetheNamibia’s Virtually Yours on Saturday, November 14, 2020. She was moderated by series curator Zukiswa Wanner. Virtually…View More Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi at Goethe-Namibia’s “Virtually Yours.”
Dorothy Koomson who recently joined the UK Society of Author’s board is a newly minted podcaster with The Happy Author. Dorothy Koomson described as “Britain’s…View More Dorothy Koomson joins UK Society of Author’s board, sets up podcast.
Paul Kisakye was announced the winner of the Sarraounia Prize for Young Adult Fiction 2020 on October 31, 2020. The Sarraounia Prize for Young Adult…View More Paul Kisakye is Sarraounia Prize for Young Adult Fiction 2020 winner
The shortlist for the Aminiya-Trust Short Story Writing Contest 2020 was announced on November 13, 2020. The Aminiya-Trust short story writing contest was founded to…View More Aminiya-Trust Short Story Writing Contest 2020 shortlist announced.