Awards Fiction

Morland Writing Scholarships 2022 shortlist announced.

The shortlist for the Morland Writing Scholarships 2022 was announced today, Tuesday, October 18, 2022. The Morland Writing Scholarships for African Writers, popularly referred to as the Morland Writing Scholarship, is an opportunity to allow writers to finish a manuscript. Scholars writing fiction receive a grant of £18,000, paid monthly over twelve months while those […]

Awards Fiction France United States

Nathan Harris, Brandon Taylor on Prix Femina 2022 Dexieme Selection.

Nathan Harris and Brandon Taylor are on the dexieme selections of the Prix Femina 2022 announced on Tuesday, October 4, 2022. The Prix Femina is a French literary prize created by 22 writers for the magazine La Vie heureuse (today known as Femina) in 1904. It is decided each year by an exclusively female jury. […]

Festivals Nigeria

Borno Book and Arts Festival 2022 for Nigeria

Borno Book and Arts Festival 2022 is set to happen in Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria from November 23 – 27, 2022. The theme is “Narratives.” Borno Book and Arts Festival is the maiden festival of arts and creativity happening in Borno State, celebrating arts, culture, storytelling, and creativity in the state. The festival presents activities […]