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Third annual HSBC/SA Pen Literary Award encourages African writing

Young writers from South Africa and all other SADC countries are once again invited to submit original unpublished short stories for the third volume of the annual HSBC/SA Pen Literary Award by 31 July 2006. Three prizes will be awarded by HSCB Bank - US$5000, US$3000 and US$2000 - with Nobel Laureate JM Coetzee as judge. The best entries selected by the editorial board will be published in a book next year, New Writing from Southern Africa - 2007. Detailed rules and conditions for submission are available at The competition is run by SA Pen in partnership with HSBC Bank and New Africa Books.
why are you not announcingh winners 2006
Posted on 27 Apr 2006 14:56
Winners - 2006-
When are the winners going to be announced?
Posted on 28 Sep 2006 09:52
Kemble Elliott
SA Pen Competition-
To whom it may concern Please could you send updated information fo the SA pen Literary award for 2007. The website seems to be outdated. regards Kemble Elliott
Posted on 16 Jul 2007 15:01
Let's do Biz