The 6th Regional Residency at the Batlit Center for Writers and Translators, Gotland Island, Sweden
Category - Regional Residency
In November 2008, FEMRITE held the first ever African Women Writers Residency. The objectives of the Residency were; to provide space for women to write, to promote intercultural literary discourse, to find new literary voices and to celebrate African women’s literature. The residencies culminate into short stories anthologies. The 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th,5th, and 6th residencies have culminated into six titles, World Of Our Own And Other Stories, Pumpkin Seeds And Other stories, Summoning The Rains, Nothing To See Here, The Pot and Other Stories.