Farafina Trust will be holding a creative writing workshop in Lagos, organised by award-winning writer and creative director of Farafina Trust, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, from June 21 to July 1, 2016. The workshop is sponsored by Nigerian Breweries Plc. The Caine Prize-winning Kenyan writer, Binyavanga Wainaina, Aslak Sira Myhre and others will co-teach the workshop alongside Adichie.
The workshop will take the form of a class. Participants will be assigned a wide range of reading exercises, as well as daily writing exercises. The aim of the workshop is to improve the craft of writers and to encourage published and unpublished writers by bringing different perspective to the art of storytelling.
Participation is limited only to those who apply and are accepted.
A literary evening of readings, open to the public, will be held at the end of the workshop on July 1, 2016.