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Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra Sets To Honour Achebe.

Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra Sets To Honour Achebe.

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS ANAMBRA SETS TO HONOUR ACHEBE. The Society of Young Nigerian Writers, Anambra State Chapter in collaboration with Prof. Kenneth Dike Library, Awka Anambra State is set to honour and celebrate a Literary Legend and an ebullient indigene of the state, Late Prof. Chinua Achebe. This programme tagged: ”CHINUA ACHEBE: A … Continue reading Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra Sets To Honour Achebe.

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Levuz Writes’ Organization – Writesomania! 2016 [writing Contest]

    Hello friends, Levuz Writes’ Organization, Obafemi Awolowo University Chapter is organizing something great again! It’s the Writesomania! Annual Writing Contest. Strictly for Obafemi Awolowo University Students and youths in Osun State. This Year, the topic that you are expected to write on is; “Trials of An Undergraduate”. Spec: 900 – 1,200 words Entry … Continue reading Levuz Writes’ Organization – Writesomania! 2016 [writing Contest]

CALL FOR PAPERS in The Memory of Achebe

CALL FOR PAPERS in The Memory of Achebe

The Society of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapter are hereby calling for papers/ essays or poetries from both bourgening and established writers across the nation for the celebration of its 2016 literary event tagged ”CHINUA ACHEBE: A LITERARY ICON” This is an annual literary event initiated to honour and celebrate the life and the … Continue reading CALL FOR PAPERS in The Memory of Achebe

Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate  Achebe

Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate Achebe

> Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra to celebrate Achebe. The Society of Young Nigerian Writers, Anambra State Chapter in collaboration with Prof. Kenneth Dike Library, Awka Anambra State is set to honour and celebrate a Literary Legend and an ebullient indigen of the state, Late Prof. Chinua Achebe. This programme tagged: ”CHINUA ACHEBE: A … Continue reading Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate Achebe

2nd Osogbo Book Reading, Artists And Writers Workshop

2nd Osogbo Book Reading, Artists And Writers Workshop

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS In collaboration with THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF NIGERIA (NLN), OSUN STATE BRANCH AND OSOGBO WRITERS FORUM Present 2ND OSOGBO BOOK READING, ARTISTS AND WRITERS WORKSHOP (FREE WORKSHOP) Date: Sat. Nov. 5, 2016 Venue: National Library of Nigeria, Osun State, Branch Omo West Area, New Ikirun Road, beside NYSC Secretariat, Osogbo, … Continue reading 2nd Osogbo Book Reading, Artists And Writers Workshop

Call For Papers And Poems  In The Memory Of Prof. Chinua Achebe.

Call For Papers And Poems In The Memory Of Prof. Chinua Achebe.

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS (ANAMBRA CHAPTER) IN COLLABORATION WITH ANAMBRA STATE LIBRARY BOARD Presents FOUR YEARS AFTER THE DEMISE OF THE LATE PROF. CHINUA ACHEBEC CALL FOR PAPERS AND POEMS IN THE MEMORY OF PROF. CHINUA ACHEBE. The Society of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapter are hereby calling for papers/ essays from both … Continue reading Call For Papers And Poems In The Memory Of Prof. Chinua Achebe.

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Press Statement On Efuru@50: A Celebration Of Flora Nwapa The Pioneer Of African Women Literature’’

   PRESS STATEMENT  ON  EFURU@50: A CELEBRATION OF FLORA NWAPA THE PIONEER OF AFRICAN WOMEN LITERATURE’’           INTRODUCTION:   2016 marks the golden anniversary of the publication of the novel Efuru by Flora Nwapa.   Efuru is a novel by Flora Nwapa which was published in 1966 as number 26 in … Continue reading Press Statement On Efuru@50: A Celebration Of Flora Nwapa The Pioneer Of African Women Literature’’

2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

    SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS   Present   2016 Creative Writing Workshop for up and coming Writers (poets, novelists, short story writers, playwrights, essayists) Journalists, Education Writers and Literary Activists   (First Quarter)   Date: 5th of May, 2016   Venue: Immanuel College Hall, Opposite Preboye’s World, Orita U.I, Ibadan.   Time: 11:00am … Continue reading 2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

Teen Writers Association Of Nigeria (twan)

Teen Writers Association Of Nigeria (twan)

18TEEN WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (TWAN)   An initiative of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers aim at enhancing, empowering and promoting literary works of teen writers in primary and secondary schools across the country   WRITING AS A CAREER   (SEVEN MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS BY TEEN WRITERS)   WHO IS A WRITER/AUTHOR?   … Continue reading Teen Writers Association Of Nigeria (twan)

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We are promoting reading through RAN —SYNW president

Wole Adedoyin, the president of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW), in this interview with ADEWALE OSHODI, speaks on the organisation’s Read Across Nigeria (RAN) project, while explaining the challenges he is facing in his efforts towards promoting the reading culture in the country. EXCERPTS:  W HAT is Read Across Nigeria (RAN) all about? … Continue reading We are promoting reading through RAN —SYNW president

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#WOWAfrica THE BIGGEST POETRY COMPETITION IN NIGERIA/AFRICA IS BACK!! #1,000,000 UP FOR GRABS!

War Of Words Africa Video Submission is now extended till….. By Wordup 411 – Mar 28, 2016 682 14 SHARE POETRY CAN BE DANGEROUS, ESPECIALLY BEAUTIFUL POETRY, BECAUSE IT GIVES THE ILLUSION OF HAVING HAD THE EXPERIENCE WITHOUT ACTUALLY GOING THROUGH IT. ― RUMI Video submission which started 12pm Tuesday March 1, 2016 and scheduled … Continue reading #WOWAfrica THE BIGGEST POETRY COMPETITION IN NIGERIA/AFRICA IS BACK!! #1,000,000 UP FOR GRABS!