The shortlists for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2021 have been announced today, April 14, 2021. The Commonwealth Short Story Prize is awarded for the…View More Commonwealth Short Story Prize 2021 shortlists announced
Joshua Chizoma was announced the winner of the Awele Creative Trust Award 2020 on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Awele Creative Trust is a non-profit organisation…View More Joshua Chizoma is Awele Creative Trust Award 2020 winner.
Olive Otele, Abdulrazak Gurnah, Brit Bennett, Monique Roffey, and Akwaeke Emezi are on the longlist for the Orwell Prize for Political Fiction 2021 announced today,…View More Writers of African descent on Orwell Prize for Political Writing 2021 longlist.
Ishmael Beah’s novel Little Family is the offering of the One Read App for April 2021. One Read is a mobile application, brought to you…View More Ishmael Beah’s ‘Little Family’ for One Read in April 2021.
The shortlist for the Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2021 has been announced today March 31, 2021. The Brunel International African Poetry Prize, worth £3,000,…View More Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2021 shortlist announced.
Here is information on the latest issues of 8 literary magazines that offer some of the best writing by Africans on the continent and in…View More 8 Literary magazines from Africa and its diaspora to read today
The shortlist for the Awele Creative Trust Award 2020 was announced on Monday, March 15, 2021. Awele Creative Trust is a non-profit organisation created to…View More Awele Creative Trust Award 2020 shortlist announced.
The shortlist for the Afritondo Short Story Prize 2021 was announced on March 3, 2021. Afritondo, a new platform that aims to connect with and…View More Afritondo Short Story Prize 2021 shortlist announced.
There are several African writers on the shortlists for the British Science Fiction Awards 2020 announced on February 18, 2021. The British Science Fiction Awards,…View More African writers on British Science Fiction Awards 2020 shortlists.
Hadiza Isma El-Rufai’s debut novel An Abundance of Scorpions is the February 2021 offering at the One Read App. One Read is a mobile application,…View More Hadiza Isma El-Rufai’s ‘An Abundance of Scorpions’ for One Read in February 2021.
Pan-African poetry publishing collective Konya Shamsrumi to release Funmi Gaji’s The Script of Bruises and Rasaq Malik Gbolahan’s The Other Names of Grief. Are you…View More Konya Shamsrumi Releases Funmi Gaji and Rasaq Malik Gbolahan
Abubakar Adam Ibrahim’s Dreams and Assorted Nightmares is the One Read App offering for January 2021. One Read is a mobile application, brought to you…View More Abubakar Adam Ibrahim’s ‘Dreams and Assorted Nightmares’ for One Read in January 2021.
Olongo Africa, published by Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún, is now available for your reading and submitting pleasure. It’s been a good month for literary publications from the…View More The Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún-published Olongo Africa is now here.
Chigozie Obioma was announced as one of the judges for the Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 on December 15, 2020. The Booker Prize for Fiction…View More Chigozie Obioma is Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 judge.
Ayobami Adebayo’s Reste Avec Moi was awarded the Prix Les Afriques 2020 in a virtual ceremony on Saturday, December 12, 2020. Prix Les Afriques is…View More Ayobami Adebayo awarded Prix Les Afriques 2020 in virtual ceremony