Uploaded by chinelo on April 11, 2011
Over 151 entrants from 16 countries across the contient submitted entries for the inaugural edition of the African Writing Prize for Flash Fiction. The competition was hosted by the literay journal African Writing Online. Entries were judged blind, with the final selection of the short-list made by the competition judge and Cassava Republic author, Sarah Ladipo Manyika.
A shortlist of 8 entries was published on the site and winners' work will feature in the next edition of the magazine.
Read Sarah's letter to the participants here.