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Masande Ntshanga and Margie Orford Selected for Civitella Ranieri Fellowship in Italy

Alert! The Civitella Ranieri Foundation has announced its Fellows in residence for the 2015 season, including South African authors Masande Ntshanga and Margie Orford.

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The fellowship is offered in music, visual arts and writing. Other African authors invited are Mia Couto (Mozambique), Abubakar Adam Ibrahim (Nigeria), Elnathan John (Nigeria), Wame Molefhe (Botswana) and Chinelo Okparanta (Nigeria/USA).

This year we will welcome 51 Fellows from around the globe at the Civitella Ranieri Center in Umbria, including our first Fellows from Botswana, Syria, and Ukraine. This prestigious Fellowship is now in its 21st year.

Congratulations to Orford and Ntshanga!

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Recent comments:

  • <a href="" rel="nofollow">Colleen</a>
    April 2nd, 2015 @14:57 #

    Wame Molefhe, Modjaji author, also invited, that's exciting! Congratulations to all.

  • <a href="" rel="nofollow">Helen</a>
    April 5th, 2015 @21:16 #

    Yaaaaaaay! Well done, all. Go forth and represent!


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