Via Afrika in association with the NRF Chair in African languages and African Language Association of South Africa are offering authors who have never been published before and are writing in a previously under-published language (IsiNdebele, Sepedi, Sesotho, Setswana, SiSwati, Xitsonga, Tshivenda, IsiZulu, IsiXhosa and South African First Nation Languages) an opportunity to have assistance in preparing your fiction (non-illustrated) manuscript for digital self-publishing.
You may only submit one manuscript. A limited number of manuscripts will be selected per language based on order of
submission. Successful submissions will be announced on 23 April 2018.
1. Register on the WritePublishRead website here: viaafrika.com/writepublishread
2. Submit your final manuscript digitally on the WritePublishRead website between 1–7 March 2018.
3. Agree to the rules of the WritePublishRead Assisted Self-Publishing programme.
4. Only typed electronic submissions submitted on the WritePublishRead website will be considered.
Submissions open midnight 1 March 2018 and close at 23:59 on 7 March 2018 on viaafrika.com/writepublishread
No late submissions will be accepted.