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University of Sussex Public Statement on the Benue Book and Arts Festival
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University of Sussex Public Statement on the Benue Book and Arts Festival

We are proud to support the first Benue Books Festival and work together with SEVHAGE towards the attainment of sustainable literacy which falls under SDG 4 quality education, which the University of Sussex is noted for around the world. With our scholarships and extensive outreach work in Nigeria, we help inspire the literary talents of … Continue reading

The Benue Book and Arts Festival and a Changing Narrative
Benue Book and Arts Festival / BENUE Writer Series / Guest Writer Sessions

The Benue Book and Arts Festival and a Changing Narrative

The residue of compulsive novelty and fervour still lingers in Makurdi Benue State, weeks after the debut Benue Book and Arts Festival lit up the city with wild energy in June. Predominantly known for its famed River Benue, Benue State is an agrarian state in Nigeria that conjures thoughts of tremendous agricultural food produce, incredible … Continue reading

WINNERS OF THE SEVHAGE LITERARY PRIZE COMPETITION 2019
CONTESTS / PRESS RELEASE

WINNERS OF THE SEVHAGE LITERARY PRIZE COMPETITION 2019

SEVHAGE/ESLF Prize for Short Fiction 2019 (out of 110 stories) Ebuka Prince Okoroafor ‘Cat Boy’ [1st Prize] N50,000 and N3,000 worth of books Hajaarh Muhammad Bashar ‘3 Shades of Darkness’ [1st Runner Up] N15,000 worth of books Olaposi Washington Halim ‘The Nigerian Bride’ [2nd Runner Up] N10,000 worth of books Chizoma Emeka Joshua ‘What Do … Continue reading

APPLY FOR AMAZING LITERARY WORKSHOPS WITH CHUMA NWOKOLO, ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM AND EFE PAUL AZINO
CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS / EVENTS / FICTION / WORKSHOP

APPLY FOR AMAZING LITERARY WORKSHOPS WITH CHUMA NWOKOLO, ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM AND EFE PAUL AZINO

Do you want to take your writing to the next level? … Well, Makurdi is the destination and the Benue Book and Arts Festival (June 20 to 22, 2019) is the occasion. THREE WORKSHOPS – And you can apply for any or ALL of them! 1. If you are interested in any of the writing … Continue reading

BENUE BOOK AND ARTS FESTIVAL: HOTELS, WORKSHOPS AND EXTRA TALK
BENUE Writer Series / CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS / CONTESTS / PRESS RELEASE

BENUE BOOK AND ARTS FESTIVAL: HOTELS, WORKSHOPS AND EXTRA TALK

Here’s extra information for the Benue Book and Arts Festival! [Links to everything is at http://linktr.ee/sevhage … For here, though: 1. The Festival is going to be an amazing experience and we can’t wait to see you! You can find more about the information HERE! 2. If you are interested in securing hotel accommodation, kindly … Continue reading

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: SEVHAGE LITERARY PRIZES 2019
CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS / CONTESTS / POETRY / PRESS RELEASE / PROSE

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: SEVHAGE LITERARY PRIZES 2019

 SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR SEVHAGE LITERARY PRIZES 2019  SEVHAGE Publishers and SEVHAGE Literary and Development Initiative present the SEVHAGE Literary Prizes 2019 in the categories of short stories, poetry and creative non-fiction. Submission Dates: 11th May 2019 to 26th May 2019 [23:58 GMT] LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED. Shortlist Announced: 11th June, 2019 … Continue reading