Local writers association celebrate today


AN event to mark the Solomon Islands Creative Writers Association (SICWA) is set for today at the National Museum.

The event will convene SICWA members and interested individuals.Presentation of local writers’ work, displaying of association work and registration will be carried out for current and new members.

SICWA President Mrs Jasmine Navala-Waleafea said the event is an important opportunity to rally more publication and maximise opportunities since SICWA has been voted to become member of the International Authors Forum (IAF).

She adds the occasion is regarded as an opportunity for members contribution, as SICWA this year has been nominated to look after Literacy Art Component of the Melanesian Arts and Cultural Festival.

“Please use this opportunity to get registered for this association’s financial year, feel free to pass registration form along to any interested person,” she said.

Following the event, SICWA executive members and MACF 2018 Technical team will meet to finalise draft programme for the Festival which set for July 2-9.

Meanwhile, the writers association calls on local writers, both professional and amateur or any interested person to join them in their celebration today.

There will be interested activities and motivational talks to aspiring writer in Solomon Islands.

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