Spoken Mbira Poetry Competition

© Mbira Centre
Genre : Calls for papers
Principal country concerned : Column : Media
Release/publication date : October 2014
Published on : 10/07/2014
Source : http://spokenmbira.wordpress.com

Participate in the Spoken Mbira Poetry Competition
How to participate:

Follow the link  and download the audio tracks.

" Record a 2-3 minute long video of yourself reciting your creation with the song (or without) in the background

Upload video to dropbox or Youtube and send us the link on our submit page."

Participation Rules

" Open to those between 16 and 25 years

You have to live in Harare,Zimbabwe, or Edmonton, Canada

Not open to members of ICAPA, Chakanembira or their immediate families.

Submission deadline is 11.59 pm on July 31st 2014 (GMT if you are in Harare and MST if in Edmonton)"

Please check the link below for more information.



  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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