Call for Submissions: The African Literary Hustle, New Orleans Review, Deadline: 31 December 2016

Fantastic opportunity!

* The African Literary Hustle*

Guest Editors: Mukoma wa Ngugi and Laura Murphy

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aquotesWhen African literature is published in the West, it is too often realist, in English, and always in the spirit of Chinua Achebe. But romance, science fiction, fantasy, epic, experimental poetry, satire, political allegory all find expression in Africa, though not necessarily publication. Those who are called to write often have to hustle to get recognition by writing a coming-of-age colonial encounter tale or hustle even harder to have their unique voices heard.

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