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Mother tongue Education Apps for All. Deadline: Nov 30

15 Oct 2012

Art4Apps.org, a database of images and audio files of words, are looking for mobile apps to improve children’s literacy around the world. Art4Apps.org provides a large number of images and audio resources… read more

Zimbabwe boasts a wide array of accomplished female writers

12 Oct 2012

reprinted from Sicilian.webs.com Zimbabwe’s literary history, hitherto dominated by male voices, has of late seen a gradual increase in the number of female voices fighting to create space for purely female… read more

Epworth author wins books supplied by Zimbabwe reads

11 Oct 2012

Writers International Network  Zimbabwe awarded Epworth-based Supa Mafutawith the second prize in the the network’s 2012 Short Story Writing Competition’s Shona language category. Zimbabwe reads supplied WIN Zimbabwe with the books for the… read more

Johanne Masowe school in Manicaland needs textbooks

02 Oct 2012

Muchingura Primary School run by the Johanne Masowe Apostolic sect in Gandanzara, Manicaland Province has an enrolment of 145 pupils. Pupils pay $3 a month as fees which is used to pay salaries for… read more

Writers for children’s book wanted

01 Oct 2012

Rob Matthews sends us this request: “Please contribute to a Primary English course, a seven-book series I’m editing with a go-ahead Zim publisher. You may be a writer of fiction,… read more

WIN Zimbabwe launches 2013 Poetry Anthology project

21 Sep 2012

reprinted from WIN-Zimbabwe Newsletter #56 WIN, with its all-seasons partner Global Arts Trust, is launching a ‘3-in-1’ poetry anthology project for next year, 2013, which aims to give a voice… read more

2012 Mutare Book Fair Program

20 Sep 2012

2012 Mutare Book Fair THEME : “African Literature In The Global & Digital Era” ZIBFA invites all respective and interested parties to participate in the special two-day event as follows:… read more

Creative Writing Workshop with Petina Gappah in Harare (Sept 13)

11 Sep 2012

Pamberi Trust’s Creative Writing workgroup invites you and all writers to gather in an informal ‘open space’ at Book Café, to explore different writing styles, hear from others, and learn… read more

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