Literary World

Yoruba Writers Set To Inaugurate Conference Of Sou

Saturday, September 18, 2021
Few writers across the Southwest region of Nigeria will today in Abeokuta, the state capital of Ogun State launch a new regional writers rsquo; body called the ldquo;Conference of Southwest Writers rdquo; (COSWRITE) initiated for promoting the literary interest of Yoruba Writers and their works. ...

Abeokuta Book Club, Ihraf To Organize Abeokuta Writers Workshop

Sunday, September 12, 2021
Abeokuta Book Club in conjunction with the International Human Rights Art Festival (IHRAF), African Chapter will on the 18th day of September, 2021 organize a one day practical training workshop for Ogun state based writers, publishers, bloggers, librarians and editors. This was contai ...

Temi Omotola, a Nigerian-Canadian, co-authors in the new Great Canadian Women Se

Friday, September 10, 2021
Lagos, Nigeria - One thing is certain in an ever-changing and dynamic world: women 39;s contributions to society must never be undervalued. A new book in the Great Canadian Women Series, She is Enough, is slated to be released in a few weeks. ldquo;She is Enough rsquo; is a compilation of ...

Call for Submission: Sixth Chinua Achebe Poetry/Essay Antholog

Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Society of Young Nigerian Writers (Anambra State Chapter) mdash;the literary body that hosts Chinua Achebe Literary Festival and Memorial Lecture mdash; is calling for submission of quality poems and essays from writers across the world, for her 6th Chinua Achebe Poetry/Essay Anthology. The annu ...

Return to Idoto 3: Poets, Literary Enthusiasts Storm Okigbo's Grave, Idoto River

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Calvin Coolidge 39;s age-long maxim that Heroism is not only in the man, but in the occasion recently came to full manifestation, as poets and other literary enthusiasts from different parts of Nigeria stormed the cradle of foremost African poet, Late Christopher Okigbo, in his hometown, Ojoto, I ...

Ibadan Book Club Set To Host The New Oyo Nln Head Of Board And Copyright /antipi

Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Ibadan Book Club (IBC) has set aside 28th day of August, 2021 to host the current Head of Board of the National Library of Nigeria (NLN), Oyo State branch, Mrs. Temitope Titilola Akinbola and Idiongo Udofia, a legal practitioner of five years post call experience, who over this period has ...

Ihraf Publishes Two New Books

Wednesday, August 11, 2021
The International Human Rights Art Festival (IHRAF) with its headquarters in New York has published and released two new paperback books, END SARS Rhythms (a collection of poems on Police Brutality, Assaults and Battery) edited by Terseer Sam Baki and Wole Adedoyin and The Malady and the Remedy (an ...

Ngugi’s Essays; Decolonizing The Mind, Wins The 2019 Erich-Maria-Remarque Peace

Monday, August 9, 2021
The question is why should Ngugi wa Thiong rsquo;o not win any German Literature prize only to be awarded the 2019 Erich-Maria-Remarque Peace Prize and yet the people with the so-so kind of output in literature in the likes of Bob Dylan went ahead to win the coveted literature Nobel Prize ?. Such ty ...

Three African Authors, Others Longlisted for 2021 Booker Prize

Saturday, August 7, 2021
Three African authors have been enlisted on the 2021 Booker Prize longlist. This was disclosed by the organisers who recently released the 13-man longlist for the 2021 edition of the annual award. These longlisted African authors include Somali-British novelist, Nadifa Mohammed, for 39;The Fortune ...

Osogbo Book Club, IHRAF To Organize Osogbo Writers Conference, Sets Up Osogbo Wr

Saturday, August 7, 2021
Osogbo Book Club in conjunction with the International Human Rights Art Festival (IHRAF), African Chapter has expressed readiness to organize a one day conference for Osun state based writers, publishers, bloggers, librarians and editors. This was contained in a press statement issued by the Coor ...
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