Awards for Creative Writing

The Walter Rodney Awards for Creative Writing

(Short Story and Poetry Competition) 2014

 

— THANK YOU TO ALL PARTICIPANTS FOR SUBMITTING ENTRIES TO THE COMPETITION.  WINNERS HAVE BEEN SELECTED! —

 

George Lamming was the Chief Judge appointed to make the final decisions as to the winner of each category of the inaugural Walter Rodney Awards for Creative Writing 2014. Lamming is a critically acclaimed writer and the recipient of numerous awards, accolades and distinctions.  The Rodney Family and the WRF express sincere appreciation to Mr. Lamming for serving in this capacity.

11th Annual Walter Rodney Symposium

wrs2014Our two-day symposium was held on 21-22 March 2014 at the AUC Robert W. Woodruff Library.  The theme was “Africa: The Gateway” and explored economic development, policies, governance, relationships, social justice and the arts as they relate to the continent.  The event was free and open to the public.