” Papua New Guinea has an active reading and writing culture that promotes its history, experiences and aspirations. The Crocodile Prize encourages creative and critical writing in Papua New Guinea through the organisation of the Crocodile Prize National Literary Competition and the publication of these literary materials to promote and provide access to home-grown literature for all Papua New Guineans “
The Crocodile Prize is Papua New Guinea’s national writing competition. It was established in 2010 to encourage creative and critical writing in Papua New Guinean (PNG) and to provide Papua New Guineans with access to home-grown literature. A writing competition and a publishing program were initiated in 2010 with the first awards made in 2011….