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Courttia Newland: Almasi League Writer In Residence

Courttia Newland is the author of seven works of fiction including his debut, The Scholar. His latest novel, The Gospel According to Cane, was published in 2013 and has been optioned by Cowboy Films. He was nominated for the Impac Dublin Literary ...

Introducing Salina Mwaruri

Writing I'm proud of... So it's not quite writing and follows more the oral storytelling tradition but during a difficult time for my family I began to create a series of tales for my sons to help them escape. They are improvised each night and are ...

Introducing Emmanuella Dekonor

A writing achievement that I am proud of… My first novel has found a home! What do I hope to get from the Almasi League Programme? A support network, the chance to read more and improve What is my ambition? To be read. To tell compelling ...