Safia Elhillo

Expound Magazine is calling for submissions to its annual Special issue.

This year’s theme is “The Woman Issue” and is guest-edited by Safia Elhillo and Unoma Azuah. The issue is exclusively open to African female writers and artists. Yes, the phrase “The Woman Issue” is not just a theme. It also means that the invitation to submit work has been extended to women only.

If you’re a male writer or artist, click here to see information about Issue #7, which will be edited by the über talented poet and 2016 co-winners of the Brunel University African Poetry Prize, Gbenga Adesina.

Deadline for The Woman Issue is October 31.

Expound Magazine is committed to celebrating the works of talented artists all around the world. If you’re looking for a global platform for your work, be sure to check it out.

Click HERE for details on how to submit your work.

[Please Note: Brittle Paper is not responsible for the organization or further promotion of  this “call for submissions,” neither do we have a stake in its popularity. Address any inquiry to Thank you.]

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About Tiwaladeoluwa Adekunle

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Tiwaladeoluwa Adekunle is a creative writer and a student of International Studies and English. Some of her work has been published by Shale, Limestone, Indiana Review and Brittle Paper. She is passionate about language, stories and Chipotle, and would almost always rather be writing.

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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