ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIAN AUTHORS 2014 LITERARY PRIZES SHORTLIST

The following creative works are shortlisted in alphabetical order (by titles of entries) and not necessarily in order of merit. The eventual winners will be announced at the Award Dinner of the 33rd International Convention of the Association of Nigerian Authors in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. ANA PROSE PRIZE Bottom of Another tale by @Su’eddie … Continue reading ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIAN AUTHORS 2014 LITERARY PRIZES SHORTLIST

THE LOYOLA JESUIT WORKSHOP FOR WRITERS (II): THE WORKSHOP

Okay, you have an idea of the pre-event. The participants in the hall of Loyola Jesuit College, Gidan-Mangoro were ready for the creative writers’ workshop . After introductions, Mr. Benjamin Yio (the Manager of Aboki Publishers) took the first shot. He delivered a paper on Publishing. Considering how tasking a topic it is, I wondered how … Continue reading THE LOYOLA JESUIT WORKSHOP FOR WRITERS (II): THE WORKSHOP

UNOMA NGUEMO AZUAH COMES HOME TO BENUE TO CHEW HER EDIBLE BONES

Unoma Azuah…Unoma Azuah… Who the hell is she? Right? Well, she’s one of Nigeria’s finest writers and academics. She got the Hellman/Hammett award, the Urban Spectrum award, the Leonard Trawick award and the Association of Nigerian Authors/NDDC Flora Nwapa award for her debut novel Sky-high Flames. Her short story collection, The Length of Light though … Continue reading UNOMA NGUEMO AZUAH COMES HOME TO BENUE TO CHEW HER EDIBLE BONES