Submissions for the Quramo Writers’ Prize 2019 are open to Africans living within and outside the continent. The Quramo Writers’ Prize is an award celebrating…View More The Quramo Writers’ Prize 2019 wants your submissions.
Submissions are sought for the second edition of the Uganda-based Nalubaale Review literary magazine on the theme “Travel.” Nalubaale Review is an online literary magazine…View More Submissions for second edition of Nalubaale Review sought.
Submissions are sought for a new African Writers Residency set up by The Goethe-Institut/ Bureau de liaison Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. The Goethe-Institut/ Bureau de…View More Submissions sought for African Writers Residency in Burkina Faso.
New publishing outfit Accord Literary is looking for submissions of children’s fiction from African writers. Accord Literary is a partnership formed by Deborah Ahenkorah and…View More Submissions sought for African children’s fiction from Accord Literary
Submissions from Nigerian writers for Sevhage Literary Prizes 2019 are currently being sought. The Sevhage Literary Prizes are an award from Nigerian organisations Sevhage Publishers…View More Submissions for Sevhage Literary Prizes 2019 sought (Nigeria only)
Submissions are being sought for a Boston Review competition that will be judged by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor and Ladan Osman. Boston Review is a quarterly…View More Submissions for Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor, Ladan Osman judged Boston Review competition sought.
A. Igoni Barrett will reprise his role as a judge for the Graywolf Press Africa Prize 2019. Submissions for the prize open on May 1,…View More Submissions sought for A. Igoni Barrett judged Graywolf Press Africa Prize 2019.
The Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa, administrated by the Lumina Foundation, has announced a call for submissions for the Wole Soyinka Prize for…View More Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa 2019 call for submissions.
Rotimi Babatunde, Gloria Mwaniga Minage, Stanely Onjezani Kenani are the judges for the new short story prize 100 Words Africa. 100wordsafrica.com is a rolling fiction-writing…View More Rotimi Babatunde, Gloria Mwaniga Minage, Stanely Onjezani Kenani judge 100 words Africa
The Kalemba Short Story Prize 2019 submissions are being sought out in a new callout by the prize organisers. Only Zambia writers are eligible for…View More Callout: Kalemba Short Story Prize 2019 submissions (Zambia only).
Ugandan publishing house Sooo Many Stories has made a callout for children’s literature. The callout is only for those who come from Uganda. Sooo Many…View More Callout: Sooo Many Stories seeks your children’s literature (Uganda only)
Nalubaale Review is a new online literary magazine based in Uganda that will be published twice a year on themed issues. Content will be poems,…View More Call for submissions: The Nalubaale Review.
The Goethe-Institut invites aspiring African writers of all ages interested in writing for Young Adults (YA) to submit short stories of 3000-5000 words in length…View More Goethe-Institut presents #AFROYOUNGADULT: A talent-search for Young Adult Fiction from Africa.
Kabaka, An African LGBTQI focused literary magazine, seeks your submissions. Literature which focuses on the queer aspect of Africa life has slowly being making its…View More Kabaka, An African LGBTQI focused literary magazine, seeks your submissions