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Women Dominate the 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize Shortlist

Women Dominate the 2018 Brunel International African Poetry Prize Shortlist

The Brunel International African Poetry Prize is the largest poetry prize on the continent. The recent shortlist of eight poets from the continent had six women on it. At a time when women are being celebrated for their achievements, the shortlist is cause for more celebration. The Brunel International African Poetry Prize, currently in its […]

Attention African writers and photographers: Submissions for The Gerald Kraak Award and Anthology now open

Attention African writers and photographers: Submissions for The Gerald Kraak Award and Anthology now open

Submissions are now open for The Gerald Kraak Award and Anthology on the topics of gender, human rights and sexuality for a range of writing genres and photography. The Jacana Literary Foundation (JLF), in partnership with The Other Foundation, invite writers, journalists, academics, bloggers, poets and photographers to submit for consideration exceptional works – published […]