We are delighted to announce that we have selected ten emerging writers to be mentored in our Indian Ocean Mentoring Project. Over the next 4 months emerging writers will meet with their mentors and develop their writing to a publishable standard. This project is follows on from our very successful mentoring project ‘Ways of Being Here’ for emerging writers of African descent.
This year, we are very excited to announce that the Centre for Stories has partnered with The Big Issue to present an evening of readings from the 2019 Fiction Edition.
Yahye is a poet and writer with a passion for giving back to the community through volunteering and serving. As well as being a big family-man, Yahye is spending time with Vivienne Glance navigating the world of poetry and writing.
Hosted by Vuma Phiri and Gisele Ishimwe, the AfroHeritage Book Club is a response to the single narrative that continues to limit Africa to dangerous and insulting stereotypes.