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Call For Submissions: 2018 Short Story Competition (CLOSED)

We invite submissions for our annual short story competition, The Short Story is Dead, Long Live the Short Story! We are open for submissions from May 4, 2018 to June 130, 2018.    Religion in Africa provides a wide range of listening and viewing strategies which can be invoked in different situations to make new meaning […]

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Call for Submissions: Annual Short Story Competition [CLOSED]

“When you read a short story, you come out a little more aware and a little more in love with the world around you.” ~George Saunders We are looking for short stories from all over the world written in English under the theme: The people shall… This statement, in South Africa, begins some of the […]

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We’re Reissuing the Call for Short Story Submissions

Did you miss our first call for submissions for our The Short Story is Dead, Long Live the Short Story! Volume 2? After some discussion with our judges, Lineo Segoete, Dilman Dila and Makhosazana Xaba, we have decided to call for more submissions. We would like to receive more short stories from around the world. […]

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Prizes and Judges for The Short Story is Dead, Long Live the Short Story! Volume 2

We have decided to do something different with volume two of “The Short Story is Dead, Long Live the Short Story!“ This year’s, writing competition will have a cash prize of R5000. The winning story will be chosen by three judges who are themselves published short story writers as well as literary practitioners. Our panel of judges will shortlist, […]

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Call For Submissions: The Short Story Is Dead, Long Live the Short Story! vol 2

“It takes a thousand voices to tell a single story.” Native American saying Our first collection of The Short Story is Dead, Long Live the Short Story was published in celebration of Short Story Day and in support of Short Story Day Africa in 2012. This year, we will be releasing our second volume. This time […]

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Submit your story

What’s a summer holiday without ice cream, big hats, sunglasses, parties, a braai, the beach or adventure and a great book? What’s a summer holiday without shorts!? Well, we’re talking about short stories! Short short stories to entertain, regale, thrill, excite, startle, and tickle book lovers over the holidays. Are you a writer who loves […]

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