Day: April 19, 2019

Remembering K Sello Duiker, Great Writer of South Africa’s Post-Apartheid Generation, Who Would Have Been 45 This Month

originally published on Brittle paper April 19, 2019 Kabello “Sello” Duiker, novelist, screenwriter, and one of South Africa’s most exciting creative voices, had a brief but widely impactful career. Born on 13 April 1974, Duiker studied journalism and art history at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, where he co-founded a poetry society called Seeds. He published […]

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The NLNG-Sponsored Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019—How To Apply (Prize- $100,000)

first published in creativewritingnews.com March 22 2019 Have you written and published a children’s book within the last four years? Then you could win $100,000 in the ongoing search for the best Children’s Literature written by a Nigerian writer. The judges will also review entries on works in literary criticism of Nigerian Literature. They are […]

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2019 International Gio Peace/UNESCO Essay Contest for Young People—Apply (Prizes: Over $1000 + Certificates)

first published in creativewritingnews march 26 2019 The 2019 International Gio Peace Essay Contest for Young People has opened for submissions. If you’re a prolific writer under the age of 25, you might be interested in applying for this Goi Peace Foundation-organized free-to-enter contest. This is the 20th edition of the contest. To commemorate this special […]

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NEVER CONSIDER YOURSELF AS ARRIVED IN WRITING — ERIATA ORIBHABOR

First published in communicatorsleague July 26. 2016 Oribhabor is a poet and former Chairman of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) Abuja chapter. His revolutionary strides as chairman of ANA Abuja returned the chapter to its pride of place as the centre of literary activities, especially with its much celebrated and high profile guest author reading […]

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Unveiling Sex in African Literature: A Review of Erotic Africa: The Sex Anthology.

First Published on creativewritingnews Feb 5. 2019 Length: 130Genre: Erotic Short Fiction/ Poems (an anthology)ISBN: if anyPublisher / Year: Brittle Paper, 2018Source: https://brittlepaper.com/2018/12/erotic-africa-the-sex-anthology-read-e-book-exploring-millennial-sex-culture-and-romance-in-african-cities/Why I Read It: My work was featured in the anthology, and because also it also has the work of some new writers that I respect. And it was published by Brittle Paper!Date […]

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