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Closed: African Pen Short Story Competition

African Pen Short Story Competition
Deadline: 30 September 2016.

Submit your short stories to the African Pen Short Story Competition. African Pen provides an online platform to publish, support and celebrate the creative writing of all those with a deep connection to Africa. To be eligible for the competition, you must be born, living and working in an African country, or of African descent but living outside the continent.

Submit your 10-12 MS Word document with a story format of  Arial, size 12, and 1.5 spacing to submissions@africanpen.com. Also, include a passport-size photo and a 150-word author profile.

Prizes are R5,000 for first place, R3,000 for second place, and R2,000 for third place.

Winners will be announced at on African Pen’s website.

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