I have been following The Writivism initiative with keen interest. The program which is aimed at pushing literature to the next level started last year quietly but has grown very fast very quickly with many capitals taking part.
Thefestival for the event which sees many people involved with the festival including writers will land in Kampala in June. There shall a full blown festival at the National Theatre Kampala with a stage play, master classes, book conversation spots, a week long food exhibition, on the spot language exchange sessions, film screenings, a fashion show, among others. To cap off the events there shall be be the Writivism Awards Evening on 21st June 2014.
For more information on the festival please follow the updates on its official festival page.