The Ake Arts and Book Festival is calling for submissions to the 2017 edition of our annual journal, Ake Review. This 5th Edition is themed This F-Word and will focus on the challenges, journeys and triumphs of African women, while exploring a range of feminist perspectives.
Rules for Submissions:
Poetry – Up to 4 Poems
Fiction – No more than 2,500 words
Non-Fiction – No more than 2,000 words
Artwork – Up to 2 high-res jpeg works
A bio of no longer than 70 words
All entries must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org as attachments with ‘AR Submission’ in the subject line.
Entries must be original and unpublished
Only one submission per person
Deadline for submission is Thursday 31 August, 2017
Successful contributors will receive 2 copies of Ake Review and a token payment which will be communicated upon acceptance.
Ake Review welcomes entries in all literary and artistic genres including: fiction, creative non-fiction, poetry, reviews, photography, film, music, sound art, performance art, and visual art. Entries can be submitted in written form, as podcasts, or as videos. Pieces that explore multi-genre, inter-disciplinary, and multimedia formats are encouraged.
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