Transcending the Flame: An Introduction by Emmanuel Sigauke

One of the greatest programmes run by the Writivism Literary Initiative is the Online Mentoring Programme for emerging writers across Africa. This programme results in a comprehensive list of stories that are published in an anthology like the one you are reading. As the Centre for African Cultural Excellence (CACE) states, the purpose of the … More Transcending the Flame: An Introduction by Emmanuel Sigauke

The #Writivismat5 Special Creative Writing Workshop

Application Deadline: June 15, 2017: 12 midnight: Gulu time   The Writivism Literary Initiative is pleased to announce that its fifth anniversary special creative writing workshop is now open for applications. A project of the Centre for African Cultural Excellence, Writivism identifies, mentors, publishes and promotes emerging writers. The #Writivismat5 special creative writing workshop is … More The #Writivismat5 Special Creative Writing Workshop

Selected Mentees for the 2017 Creative Writing Program

We are excited to announce the 29 successful emerging writers who will benefit from our 2017 mentoring programme. They were selected from a pool of almost 250 applications from all over the continent. They will have the fabulous opportunity of developing their story proposals to enter for the Writivism Short Story and Koffi Addo Prizes. … More Selected Mentees for the 2017 Creative Writing Program

Appel à Soumission pour le Programme de Mentorat d’Ecriture Fictive de Writivism 2017

L’initiative littéraire Writivism est heureuse d’annoncer que son programme de mentorat en ligne 2017 est ouvert pour les soumissions.  Writivism qui est un projet du Centre for African Cultural Excellence, identifie, accompagne, publie et promeut les écrivains africains en début de carrière résidant sur le continent africain. Actuellement dans sa 5e année, le programme Writivism … More Appel à Soumission pour le Programme de Mentorat d’Ecriture Fictive de Writivism 2017

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Writivism 2017 Creative Writing Mentoring

Writivism Literary Initiative is pleased to announce that our 2017 online Mentoring Programme is now open for applications. A project of the Centre for African Cultural Excellence, Writivism identifies, mentors, publishes and promotes emerging African writers resident in any country on the African continent. Now, in its fifth year, the Writivism programme provides online mentoring to … More CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: Writivism 2017 Creative Writing Mentoring

2015 Writivism Mentors

The Writivism programme is excited to unveil all the thirty two established African writers who shall participate in the 2015 mentoring component of the programme. We are extremely grateful to the mentors for donating their time to guide emerging African writers, who shall be picked from our 2015 workshops cohort. The workshops shall be held … More 2015 Writivism Mentors