In our continuing series, we share opportunities for those who wish to submit work be it poetry, prose, or other related arts in May 2021.…View More Opportunities for writers, poets and publishers for May 2021.
We give you a list of events from across the African and Black Literature world you can attend in May 2021. To add your event,…View More African and Black Literature events for May 2021
The longlists for the Sunday Times CNA Literary Awards 2021 were announced on April 25, 2021. The Sunday Times Literary Prize, organised by South African…View More Sunday Times CNA Literary Awards 2021 longlists announced
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.
In our continuing series, we share opportunities for those who wish to submit work be it poetry, prose, or other related arts in April 2021.…View More Opportunities for writers, poets and publishers for April 2021.
The winning writers and poets in the literary categories of the US NAACP Image Awards 2021 were announced on Saturday, March 27, 2021. The National…View More US NAACP Image Awards 2021 literary winners announced.
Maisy Card, Andre Bagoo, and Canisia Lubrin make up the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 2021 shortlist announced on Sunday, March 28, 2021. The…View More OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 2021 shortlist announced.
There are five writers of African descent on the Windham-Campbell Prize 2021 list announced on March 22, 2021. The Windham-Campbell Prize was established in 2013…View More Writers of African descent on Windham-Campbell Prize 2021 winners list.
There are several writers of African descent on the shortlists for the British Book Awards 2021 announced on March 19, 2021. The British Book Awards…View More Writers of African descent on British Book Awards 2021 shortlists
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
African and African American writers feature as finalists at the Lambda Literary Awards 2021 announced today, March 15, 2021. The Lambda Literary Awards, or the…View More African, African American finalists at the Lambda Literary Awards 2021.
The longlist for the OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 2021 was announced on Sunday, March 14, 2021. The OCM (One Caribbean Media) Bocas Prize…View More OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature 2021 longlist announced.
The finalists for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize 2020, featuring African, African American writers, were announced on March 2, 2021. U.S. newspaper the Los…View More African, African American writers are LA Times Book Prize 2020 finalists.
One Man In, a new book by British white man Chris Craighead published by Simon & Schuster, has ruined Black History Month. Black History Month,…View More One (White) Man ruins Black History Month.
Ghana’s Entertainment Achievement Awards 2021 shortlists, featuring literary entries, were announced on February 16, 2021. The Entertainment Achievement Awards seeks to recognise, unearth, spotlight, encourage…View More Ghana’s Entertainment Achievement Awards 2021 shortlists announced.