Welcome to Afrikáná. We are a literary blog and we publish works in the form of poetry, fiction, visual arts, photography, videos, non-fiction: interviews, reviews, memoirs pieces and essays.. We are looking for beauty, for works that shock and amuse, enlighten and chastise our nature.

1.We accept only electronic submissions sent to
2.Please include a short biography in your submission.
3.Your Subject should include the genre you are submitting to and your name
4.Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, as long as you immediately notify us that it has been accepted elsewhere.
5.All genres should be forwarded as attachments
6.We are interested in original unpublished pieces. 
7.We are aware that there are thousands of languages on the continent and we accept translations.
8.Should your work be published in a collection at some later date, we’d appreciate the standard acknowledgment.
9. For Fiction and Nonfiction, we would only accept short stories of not more than 5000 words.

NONFICTION: We are interested in nonfiction pieces. We accept nonfiction of all forms and length. We only welcome short stories now.

FICTION: We are interested in fiction pieces. However we only feature short stories on this site at the moment.

POETRY: Please send not more than five (5) poems or a long poem per submission.Poems should not impose chauvinistic policies of one tribe or belief or religion over the other (such works will not be accepted). Send us poetry that speaks about the continent and feel free to explore new techniques and methods.

VISUAL ARTS:AFRIKÁNÁ publishes pictures/graphic pictures and artworks that tells a wide range of timely critical, artistic, and cultural issues in Africa and the world as a whole. Photos, paintings, digital art, illustrations and cartoons portfolios should be sent in collections of 4-10, as a PDF, JPG. or PNG attachments.

If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contract us at anytime via mail @ or follow:
Instagram: @osalam_wosu
Facebook: Afrikáná Web
Twitter: @iam2edged

We await your truly lovely pieces!


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