2017 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Submissions opening date : 12 May 2017
Submissions closing date : 30th June 2017
The wRite associates, in partnership with the national Department of Arts and Culture invite South African writers to submit their work for the South African Literary Awards.
Count down to Submissions closing date
The 6th Africa Century International African Writers Conference will take place on the 7th November 2017at UNISA, Tshwane, Gauteng Province, South Africa. The details will be announced in due course.
About the South African Literary Awards
Founded by the wRite associates, in partnership with the National Department of Arts and Culture in 2005, the main aim of the South African Literary Awards is to pay tribute to South African writers who have distinguished themselves as ground-breaking producers and creators of literature, while it celebrates literary excellence in the depiction and sharing of South Africa’s histories, value systems and philosophies and art as inscribed and preserved in all the languages of South Africa, particularly the official languages.
About wRite associates
Formed in 2000, the wRite associates is a one-stop events & project management company with a particular focus on the arts, culture and heritage realm. South Africa’s and Africa’s literary heritage remains one of the major focus areas for the company.