Ateliers d’écriture Writivism 2016 Appel à candidatures (FERMÉ)

19 septembre 2015 Le Festival Storymoja 18h30, En 2016, Writivism organise en janvier, mars et avril, des ateliers d’écriture dans cinq villes africaines. Ces ateliers qui dureront trois journées, se tiendront à Goma, Dakar, Abidjan, Accra et Kampala. Pour la première fois, le français sera employé aux coté de l’anglais et nous organisons, en plus … More Ateliers d’écriture Writivism 2016 Appel à candidatures (FERMÉ)

2016 Writivism Creative Writing Workshops Call for Applications (CLOSED)

19th, September, 2015 The Nairobi Arboterum: The Storymoja Festival 18:30 hours, East African Time. The Writivism 2016 workshops will be held on various dates in January, March and April 2016 in five different African cities. The three-day non-residential workshops are planned for Goma, Dakar, Abidjan, Accra and Kampala. For the first time, we shall hold … More 2016 Writivism Creative Writing Workshops Call for Applications (CLOSED)

Writivism Gets New Coordinators

Kagayi Peter, renowned Ugandan poet and lawyer and Valerie Bah, writer and photographer have been named Writivism Coordinators for Anglophone and Francophone Africa respectively. They are joined by Roland Niwagaba, tech-preneur and IT professional and Emmanuel Kwezi Tabaro, Zoology graduate and youth opinion leader as Communications Manager and Administrator respectively. … More Writivism Gets New Coordinators

The 2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Longlist

The longlist for the 2015 Writivism Short Story Prize has been announced today (Friday 22 May 2015). The longlist was selected from 277 entries received before the deadline for the prize submission. The panel of judges this year is chaired by Chika Unigwe and comprises Mukoma wa Ngugi, Tendai Huchu, Ainehi Edoro and Rachel Zadok. We are … More The 2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Longlist

2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Submission Guidelines

Opening date – 1 February 2015 Closing date – 30th April 2015 Entries must be submitted online. No mark as to the identity of the writer should be made on the story itself. No entries will be considered if submitted after the deadline. Winners shall be announced on Short Story Day Africa, the 21st of … More 2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Submission Guidelines

2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Judges

As submission for the annual Writivism 2015 Short Story Competition rolls in, we want you to meet our panel of judges. The panel is chaired by Chika Unigwe who alongside Mukoma Wa Ngugi, Rachael Zadok, Tendai Huchu and Ainehi Edoro will judge this year’s competition. CHIKA UNIGWE (@chikaunigwe) Chika Unigwe is a Nigerian-born writer who … More 2015 Writivism Short Story Prize Judges