The Sillerman First Book Prize for African Poetry is awarded annually to an African poet who has not yet published a collection of poetry. The winner receives USD $1000 and a book publication deal through the University of Nebraska Press and Amalion Press in Senegal.
The Glenna Luschei Prize for African Poetry is awarded annually to a book published in the previous calendar year by an African poet. The author receives an award of USD $1,000. This Pan African Poetry Prize, established to promote African poetry written in English or in translation and to recognize a significant book published each […]
Twenty young female artists have been selected to take part in a photography and spoken word exchange project between Harare and London. Each respective city has five spoken word artists and five photographers.
It’s November 2004. I’m on my first photojournalism assignment for Itsbho.com, Zimbabwe’s first dedicated entertainment web portal. I am as nervous as an alley cat in a mansion. I walk into the dimly lit Sports Diner at the corner of Harare’s 5th Street and Samora Machel Avenue.