A very interesting opportunity for youth african writers. I would have really like to be there but i can’t cause i would be following an internship at the National Library of France.
Farafina Trust will be holding a creative writing workshop in Lagos, organized by award-winning writer and creative director of Farafina Trust, Chimamanda Adichie, from June 21 to July 1, 2016. The workshop is sponsored by Nigerian Breweries Plc. The Caine Prize-winning Kenyan writer, Binyavanga Wainaina, Aslak Sira Myhre and others will co-teach the workshop alongside Adichie.
The workshop will take the form of a class. Participants will be assigned a wide range of reading exercises, as well as daily writing exercises. The aim of the workshop is to improve the craft of writers and to encourage published and unpublished writers by bringing different perspective to the art of storytelling.
Participation is limited only to those who apply and are accepted.
To apply, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your e-mail subject should read ‘Workshop Application’. The body of the e-mail should contain the following:
2. Your Address
3. A few sentences about yourself
4. A writing sample of between…
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