Abena Korantemaa Oral History Prize (2024)

Writers Project of Ghana announces the opening of submissions for the 2024 Abena Korantemaa Oral History Prize, an annual prize for Oral History narrated by a woman who is 65 years or older.

The Abena Korantemaa Oral History Prize was established in honour of Abena Korantemaa by her family, and is sponsored by MAKEDA PR with media support from Joy News. Submissions are being accepted from now until Friday 6th September, 2024.

Prizes will be awarded during the 2024 edition of Pa Gya! A Literary Festival in Accra in October.

The Book Bridge: Connecting Generations Through Literature...

Writers Project of Ghana and the Los Angeles Public Library are proud to collaborate on a discussion with Ghanaian writers Elizabeth-Irene Baitie, Nii Ayikwei Parkes, and Mamle Wolo. "Titled The Book Bridge:Connecting Generations Through Literature", this event will take place online and will be live on the LAPL Youtube Channel on Wednesday 31st July at 5.00 PM GMT.

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Poetry Time at Goethe Abansoro with Jude...

Writers Project of Ghana and Goethe-Institut Ghana invite patrons to the next edition of "Poetry Time at Goethe-Abansoro" at 7.00 PM on Wednesday 10th July 2024.

This session features Ghanaian poet and artist Ziarly and Nigerian screenwriter, poet, and novelist Jude Idada.

The venue for the session is Goethe-Institut in Cantonments, Accra. Join us for an evening of themed poetry readings and discussion.

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Ama Asantewa Diaka is Author for June...

Writers Project of Ghana and Goethe-Institut Ghana are proud to present poet and fiction author Ama Asantewa Diaka as our author for the month. Ama is our guest author at our monthly reading at Goethe-Institut Ghana. She will read from her recently launched collection of short stories, someone birthed them broken.

Do join us at 7.00 PM prompt for an engaging reading and discussion session on Wednesday 26th June. The venue is the Goethe-Institut at Cantonments in Accra. Copies of books will also be on sale.

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