23 May, 2024

Chinua Achebe Literary Festival: Young Writers Visit National Light Newspaper

In preparation for the 2019 edition of the Chinua Achebe Literary Festival, the members of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (Anambra State Chapter) today, visited the Anambra Newspapers And Printing Corporation (ANPC), publishers of National Light Newspaper, Ka O Di Taa Igbo Newspaper and the Sportslight Xtra. This is the sole print medium of […]

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Submit to the One Teen Story Writing Contest (Prizes: $500 + more)

Are you between the ages of 13 and 19? Do you write short stories? The One Teen Story Writing Contest is open for submissions until November 3rd, 2019. Four winning stories will be selected and some other stories will receive honorable mentions. Each of the four winning stories will be published in the forthcoming issues […]

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Pushkin Manuscript Awards

Pushkin Children’s Books has announced its second open submission initiative, following on from the success of the first round last year, which led to the acquisition of YA title The Collective by Lindsey Whitlock. The publisher is once again opening its doors to submissions for children’s books for a 24-hour period. Pushkin hopes this initiative, […]

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