We are currently recruiting for an Africa Writes Festival Intern. Please note that this position is only open to current students or graduates of SOAS, University of London, through the Santander Universities Internship Programme.
We are looking for someone passionate about African literature and social media to join our small team in the lead up to the eighth edition of the Africa Writes festival. The successful applicant will support across the key areas of the festival planning and delivery, including production, artist liaison, marketing and evaluation. This is a great opportunity for someone who is organised and wants to gain experience in running an established festival, with a dedicated and supportive team, as well as working with high profile individuals in the African literature space. We are looking for an individual who is hands-on, has a keen interest in African literature and the Royal African Society’s work, who is keen to input their own creative ideas into the process, and who is proactive with a can-do attitude.
Application deadline: Monday 11th March 2019