‘Lit Events’ is our new column where we’ll feature literary events taking place between now and next week. Basically, it will be a guide to book readings, book launches, festivals and other literary-type events or unrelated events we think you might be interested in. We will be on the look-out for more events, so check back here for updates.
What: Abuja Literary Festival (aka #ALitFest), a platform aimed at connecting literary creatives with readers, the wider public and all those involved in the production and consumption of the culture of literacy. Dike-Ogu Chukwumerije will be performing at this year’s edition.
When: Already ongoing, ends tomorrow, 7 July 2018.
Where: The Abuja Exhibition Pavilion, Area 10, Abuja.
What: UNN (University of Nigeria, Nsukka) Literary Festival. Bura-Bari Nwilo will be attending.
When: Ongoing, ends today.
Where: Department of English, UNN.
What: Book Launch For Bukola Ayinde’s books. Bukola Ayinde is mom to a special needs child, whose books are aimed at teaching kids about showing empathy tom those with disabilities.
When: 8 July 2018.
Where: PISTIS Annex 3, Remi Olowude Street, directly opposite Pinnacle Station, by 2nd roundabout, Lekki, Lagos.
What: WhatsApp Writing Class organized by @ciscadichie
When: 13-14 July 2018.
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