Last Friday, I spoke to my mother at her home in Freetown, Sierra Leone, to discuss my forthcoming trip. In light of the outbreak of Ebola in the country, should I still come? She thought I Big News Network, 1 month ago
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By Susan Gonzalez September 16, 2014 At New York University, where she teaches creative writing, Zadie Smith was once asked by a young student: How did you choose your literary brand? Smith, a novelist, essayist, and short ...Yale University, 1 week ago 'Why Write?': To 'refuse,' answers author Zadie Smith in festival's keynote Individual.com, 6 days ago
The 2014 winners of the Windham Campbell Prizes will gather from around the world at Yale Monday-Wednesday, Sept. 15-18 for a prize ceremony and four days of events highlighting their work. In addition, there will be a program in New York City ...Noodls, 2 weeks ago
It is no wonder when budding writers flip through newspapers and surf the internet for invitations from Creative Writing organisers. They simply want to know when and how to send entries that would determine their selection into a writing workshop.Daily Trust Nigera, 2 weeks ago
The United Kingdom will be the Guest of Honor at the 2015 Guadalajara International Book Fair. The agreement establishing this European region's presence was signed today at the offices of the British Council Mexico by Lena Milosevic, Director of ...Cabinet Office, 3 weeks ago
A group of top UK film and TV talent has written an open letter to the bosses of the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, BskyB and new Channel 5 owner Viacom, demanding radical action to improve the level of BAME representation on TV. The signatories, including ...Televisual, 1 month ago
Sally Wainwright Northern television giants Alan Bleasdale and Sally Wainwright are among a long list of people lobbying broadcasters to take a action to improve their record on diversity in employment. Together with a host well-known writers, ...Prolific North, 1 month ago
Source:http://bplolinenews.blogspot.co.uk/Maybe it's because I am completely engrossed in it, but I can't help but notice how much more I'm reading about African literature in mainstream media sources.Back in June, for instance, The New York Times ...African Entertainer, 1 month ago
Produced by The Documentary Group and Vulcan Productions, and directed by Academy-nominated director , (2013) will be screened in Cairo's on Tuesday, 5 August. The movie looks into the lives of nine girls from nine countries, depicting their ...Al Ahram, 1 month ago
Thus, Chinua Achebe, an antagonistic hero of the so-called Biafran Secession War, reminds the yechy unrecognized self-styled poet and writer, a bastardized ideological scion of The Brethren, writing: The fiction which imaginative literature offers ...VibeGhana.com, 1 month ago
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