Tag: Mamadou Diallo

  • CACE announces guidelines for Writivism Short Story Prize 2016

    CACE announces guidelines for Writivism Short Story Prize 2016

    The Writivism Short Story Prize is an annual award for emerging African writers administered by the Center for African Cultural Excellence (CACE). The prize which was started in 2015 by was won by Pemi Aguda. The race for the new prize winner is officially on with our friends at CACE announcing the guidelines for the…

  • Writivism Workshop 2016 participants announced at Ake Festival 2015

    Writivism Workshop 2016 participants announced at Ake Festival 2015

    The young writers who will be taking part in the Writivism workshops in fiction, non-fiction, and poetry were announced on Friday afternoon at the Ake Festival happening in Abeokuta, Nigeria. The workshops will be running in Accra, Kampala, Abidjan, Dakar, and Goma in 2016 and will be facilitated by Yewande Omotoso, Sitawa Namwalie, Mamadou Diallo,…

  • Writivism 2016 Workshop Facilitators announced

    Writivism 2016 Workshop Facilitators announced

    The facilitators who will be running the 2016 writing workshops in cities around the continent have been announced. They will be Yewande Omotoso, Edwige-Renee Dro, Richard Ali Mutu, Sitawa Namwalie and Mamadou Diallo. We have covered Yewande Omotoso a lot on this blog; she has been very active in the writing thing for the last…