17 Nov 2019

SHORT STORY AFRICA

Short Story Day Africa in partnership with the Goethe-Institut invite submissions to attend a series of workshops in the following cities:

PLEASE NOTE: due to the non-attendance of some accepted participants in the past, a registration fee is now required. This fee will be payable directly to participating Goethe-Instituts.

WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA
Saturday 22 September 2018 | Creative Flow Workshop
Saturday 29 September 2018 | Editing and Redrafting Workshop
Application deadline 10 September 2018
Registration fee of N$50 (Namibian Dollars) per workshop payable to Goethe-Institut, Windhoek

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA
Saturday 29 September 2018 | Creative Flow Workshop
Application deadline EXTENDED TO 21 September 2018
Registration fee of 100 birr payable to Goethe-Institut, Addis Ababa

NAIROBI, KENYA
Saturday 6 October 2018 | Creative Flow Workshop
Application deadline 20 September 2018
Registration fee of 350Ksh payable to Goethe-Institut, Nairobi

LAGOS, NIGERIA
Saturday 6 October 2018 | Creative Flow Workshop
Sunday 7 October 2018 | Editing and Redrafting Workshop
Application deadline 24 September 2018
Registration fee of ₦1000 payable to Goethe-Institut, Lagos

KIGALI, RWANDA
Saturday 13 October 2018 | Creative Flow Workshop
Application deadline 28 September 2018
Registration fee of R₣2000 payable to Goethe-Institut, Kigali

Writers are invited to submit an application for the 2018 Flow Workshop Series. Preference will be given to writers working on entries for the prestigious 2018 Short Story Day Africa Prize.

Send a 200 word sample of your original writing, or a 200 word sample of your SSDA Prize entry, along with a short biographical statement (include your phone number) of no more than 100 words, to info@shortstorydayafrica.org with the subject line HOTEL AFRICA FLOW and the city you are applying for, i.e. HOTEL AFRICA FLOW NAIROBI if you are applying for Nairobi, HOTEL AFRICA FLOW ADDIS if you are applying for Addis. NB: If you do not use this exact subject line your submission will be missed. Or, submit using one of the buttons below, which will open an email with the correct subject line and address. Submissions close at 12pm SA time on the day of deadline.  Please read the Terms and Conditions below carefully before applying.

A registration fee to ensure attendance is now required from all applicants. This is payable directly to the Goethe-Insitut upon acceptance. Space is limited. Successful applicants will be notified on the day after the deadline closes. If you have not heard from us by then, your application has not been successful.

Details of the 2018 Short Story Day Africa Prize are available on the website: http://shortstorydayafrica.org/the-ssda-prize/

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