Literature News

Out Of Africa: CANEX Invites African Publishers To Submit To Its Inaugural Prize For Publishing Worth $20,000

The Creative Africa Nexus programme (CANEX) is inviting African publishers to submit books for the inaugural CANEX Prize for Publishing in Africa. The Prize is...

Out Of Africa: Nigerian Publisher Cassava Republic Press...

Leading African publisher Cassava Republic Press is hosting a residential editorial workshop this September for African women living on the continent who are interested...

Out Of Africa: Nigerian Writer Adedayo Agarau Wins...

Nigerian poet, editor and essayist Adedayo Agarau has clinched a Poetic Justice Institute Book Prize for his manuscript The Years of Blood.  Adedayo won the...

Out Of Africa: Mauritius’ Reena Usha Rungoo Emerges...

The Commonwealth Short Story Prize has announced five regional winners for this year’s edition, with Mauritian writer Reena Usha Rungoo emerging as the winner...

Out Of Africa: All African Women Poetry (AAWP)...

The 2024 edition of the All African Women Poetry Festival (AAWP Festival) is scheduled to take place in Ghana this week from Thursday 23...

Out Of Africa: Nigerian-Born Author Wins Children’s Non-Fiction...

Nigerian-born author Atinuke’s book Brilliant Black British History has clinched the prize for Children’s Non-Fiction Book of the Year at this year’s British Book...