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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 August 6 to August 16 2013. The workshop is sponsored by Nigerian Breweries Plc.
The Caine Prize winning Kenyan writer, Binyavanga Wainaina, 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The aim of the workshop is to improve the craft of writers and to encourage published and unpublished writers by bringing different perspective to the art of storytelling.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.
All material must be pasted or written in the body of the e-mail. Please Do NOT include any attachments in your e-mail. Applications with attachments will…
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I need to know if the list of people choosen for the farafina trust 2013 workshop out? Cause am really expecting my name to be there.
Joseph Chinwe, the FARAFINA list is already out and those chosen have been notified by email. Best of luck! Here’s a link to their blog:” http://farafinabooks.wordpress.com/2013/07/31/selected-writers-for-2013-farafina-trust-creative-writing-workshop/