Centre for African Wetlands (near “N” Block), UG - Legon

Writing Clinic for Early Career Faculty of the University of Ghana: July 20th to July 24th, 2015

The University of Ghana under the Accelerated PhD Training through UG-Diasporan Linkages Project (APT-Ghana Project) funded by the Carnegie Corporation of New York, is pleased to announce  a Writing Clinic for interested early career Faculty of the University from 20th to 24th July, 2015.

The 5 day Clinic will be presented by Professor Pius Adesanmi, a Diasporan Professor of African Literatures and Cultures at the Department of English Language & Literature, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.

Who qualifies to attend?

  • Are you an early career Faculty of the University of Ghana?
  • Do you already have a rough draft of a manuscript that could be worked on?
  • Do you belong to one of the following disciplines;

African Studies

English - African/postcolonial literatures

Cultural Studies

French - Francophone African literatures and cultures

African Drama and cinema

African History

Political Science




If you answered 'yes' to these, kindly apply as follows:

Mode of application:

Please indicate your interest by sending the following preliminary information to the attention of Mrs. Christy Badu at: ugpada@ug.edu.gh.




            Contact address (e-mail & Mobile phone):

            Title of Paper:


Interested candidates are advised to apply early as space is VERY limited and will be offered on strictly first-come-first served basis.

The Deadline for submission is: Friday, June 19, 2015.