2014 Creative Writers Workshop

Course details

The training seeks to give an opportunity to creative writers interested in using African ritual, folklore, storytelling as a backbone in their writing.

Who is the training for?

The workshop is targeting playwrights, poets, song writers, short story writers, screenwriters and slam poets.


The training will take place from 1st to 18th of September 2014, in conjunction with the 7th edition of the Bayimba International Festival of the Arts.


The training will be held at the National Theatre in Kampala.


The training will be facilitated by Deborah Asiimwe, Specialist with Sundance Institute East Africa.


There is no fee for the workshop but participants will be required to facilitate their own transport to the workshop. Meals will be provided.

How to apply

You are required to apply for participation by completing and submitting the application form together with the required further information by 30th of June 2014.

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