The Man Booker International Prize 2015 Finalists’ List Announced

Ten writers are on the judges’ list of finalists under serious consideration for the sixth Man Booker International Prize, the £60,000 award which recognises one writer for his or her achievement in fiction. The authors come from ten countries with six new nationalities included on the list for the first time. They are from Libya, […]

CALL FOR EDITOR

        CLRN Publishing is calling for a deputy editor to join our team in managing our growing media company. Our company’s portfolio currently includes Q Books, The Kuramo Report and CLRN Direct, with more imprints to come. The successful candidate will have excellent writing, editing and social media skills. They will have […]

And the Etisalat Prize for Literature Winner is…

On Sunday the 15th of March, 2015, the winner of the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature was announced at the Intercontinental Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria. Three authors were shortlisted, but South African Songeziwe Mahlangu emerged the winner for the novel ‘Penumbra‘, beating Nigerian Chinelo Okparanta author of the novel ‘Happiness Like Water‘ and South African author […]

Call for Submissions for Children’s Stories

            CLRN Publishing is calling for submissions from writers for children’s stories for ages 3 – 17 which will be published under a new imprint. Stories will range from young adult fiction to educational, non fiction and historical text. We are keen on telling African stories that preserve culture and […]

Call for Submissions for Romance Fiction

            CLRN Publishing is calling for submissions from writers for its short romance/ fiction series which will be published under a new imprint. We’re seeking exciting and punchy pieces from writers throughout the African continent to contribute to a fiction series of African romance. Our target is young contemporary Africans, […]

Call for Submissions – Qbooks

          CLRN Publishing is calling for submissions for our Q Books imprint. Q Books focuses on contemporary non fiction stories based on our modern history. We want to tell significant stories about the moments and events that changed and shaped our lives. These events may be political, historical, or based on […]

Wasafiri New Writing Prize

The 2015 Wasafiri New Writing prize is now open. Entries are now welcome for the 2015 Wasafiri New Writing Prize. We are looking for submissions in three categories: Poetry, Fiction and Life Writing. Prize for each category: £300 and publication in Wasafiri Magazine Deadline: 5pm GMT on Friday 24 July 2015. Judges Toby Litt Yasmin Alibhai Brown […]