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Mark your calendars! Kenyan Author Yvonne Owuor and Award Winning Scottish Author Kapka Kassaboya will be doing a reading from the Freedom Papers, a special collection commissioned by the Edinburgh International Book Festival.
The reading will be moderated by Nick Barley, Director of the Edinburgh International Book Festival. There will also be a live music performance by Tetu Shani.
If you’re an aspiring African writer interested in writing Young Adult literature (audiences aged 13 – 19 years), then you’re in luck because Goethe-Institut is looking for you!
Submit an original short story of 3000-5000 words in Kiswahili, English or French to: firstname.lastname@example.org alongside a brief BIO.
2018 Caine Prize For African Writing Winner Makena Onjerika will be hosting a fiction writing workshop in Nairobi. The workshop will run for 16 weeks starting January 5th, 2019.
For more details on the course, application process and scholarships, send an e-mail to: email@example.com.