Harare and Bulawayo Chapters held their Workshops. Sixty participants attended the Harare Chapter and members benefited more from the presentation by Mr. Zhangazha who explained the details of an authors’ contract with a publisher, and also benefited from the presentation on how to use various software appro-priate for writing.
Bulawayo Chapter benefited from a presentation on Copyright by Mr. Dhlodlo, a veteran publisher and University lecturer.
Mutare new executive may hold its workshop in the first week of July.
The Chair will attended Standing Committee on Copyright at the invitation of the International Authors Forum in the first week of July.
A lot more activities are planned by Chapters except Gweru which will need a revival meeting by the NEC. Preparation for the ZIBFA Indaba and Exhibition is underway. Chapters have been requested to increase our membership drive so that we have a wide cross section of ZANA writers. We encourage members to submit works for the Writers’ Block.