13-year-old Kenyan girl the youngest in the final running for the Afro Young Adult writing contest

Given the shortage of YA fiction for African readers, the Goethe Institute has been supporting a contest to find more YA writers, and chose to target Africa’s young adults themselves to find the new talent. 435 submissions from 13-19 year old authors across Africa were entered for the Afro Young Adult writing competition. Those 435 Read More …