The Writivism Festival 2015 is scheduled to hold at Makerere University and the National Theatre in Kampala, Uganda from 17th to 21st June 2015. It is part of the annual Writivism cycle that includes workshops, mentoring, publishing, a short story prize and a school programme. As usual, the festival will be hosting some great personalities in the creative industry. Some of them are Mukoma wa Ngugi, Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor, Mehul Gohil, Onyeka Nwelue, Shedrack Chikoti, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Karen Mukwasi and Timothy Kalyegira.
There will also be several book launches; A Nation In Labour by Harriet Anena is already confirmed. Kampalans and all literary entrepreneurs from all parts of Africa and beyond are advised not to miss various opportunities the Writivism Festival presents.