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Multiple Award-Winning Author releases first collection of poems for Young People

Notable poet, essayist, storyteller and children’s author,...

Multiple Award-Winning Author releases first collection of poems for Young People

Notable poet, essayist, storyteller and children’s author, Tolu’ A. Akinyemi’s latest collection...

The sensual froths of a sybarite – A review of Jide Badmus’ collection of poems, What Do I Call My Love For...

Badmus, in this collection of poems, espoused the undulant currents of love...

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MANDLA LANGA WINS UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG PRIZE FOR SOUTH AFRICAN WRITING 2022

Mandla Langa Mandla Langa’s The Lost Language of the Soul was declared the winner of the University of Johannesburg Prize for...

STIMMEN AFRIKAS’ SERIES FEATURES GERMAN EDITION OF NEW DAUGHTERS OF AFRICA

Stimmen afrikas will launch its new series Neue Töchter Afrikas in Cologne, Germany on October 26, 2022. Stimmen Afrikas,...

Ensconcing the soul wrenching fangs of grief –  A Review of Tolu A’ Akinyemi’s Collection Of Poems, On The Train To Hell by Oloyede...

When sorrows come, they come not in single spies, but in battalions.  -Williams Shakespeare In, On...

Romeo Oriogun, Author of “Nomad” wins the 2022 Nigeria Prize for Literature

Romeo Oriogun, a Nigerian poet and essayist, has won the 2022 Nigeria...

SOUTH AFRICA’S POETRY AFRICA 2022 FOR OCTOBER

Poetry Africa 2022 will be hosted in the South African cities of Johannesburg, Durban, and Pietermaritzburg from October 6-16, 2022.

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OXFORD INDIE BOOK FAIR

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Time would surely pass but Lagos would forever be my New York. The city...

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Call for Submissions | The Green We Left Behind Photographs/Visual Arts Storytelling on Climate Change Contest

The Green We Left Behind is a literary contest that explores the ways human lives are affected by climate change and possible...