Commonweath Short Story Prize 2020

Callouts: Jalada, Arablit Quarterly, Colour Culture Arts, Rari Poetry, Commonwealth, Myaambo.

We share six opportunities for writers to showcase their work and learn across the continent. It’s a good time in the African literary scene with…

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Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poets

Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poets 2020 to start receiving manuscripts on September 15th.

The Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poetry 2020 is seeking poetry manuscripts starting September 15, 2019. The Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poetry…

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K and L Prize for African Literature

K & L Prize for African Literature 2020 makes calls for short story entries (young writers).

The K & L Prize for African Literature 2020 has made a call for short story entries from young African writers on the theme, Africanfuturism.…

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Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature

Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature calls out for prose, poetry manuscripts.

The Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature made a call out for prose, poetry manuscripts in Kiswahili on June 24, 2019. The Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize…

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Morland Writing Scholarships for African Writers 2019

Morland Writing Scholarships for African Writers 2019 open on June 30.

The Miles Morland Foundation has announced that the Morland Writing Scholarships for African Writers 2019 open on Sunday, June 30, 2019. The Morland Writing Scholarships…

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Submissions sought by Puntland Women’s Writers Association, African Women’s Writers Workshop.

Submissions are sought for women writers by the Puntland Women’s Writers Association and the African Women’s Development Fund’s African Women’s Writers Workshop 2019. There are…

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