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Literary Crossroads: Niyi Osundare and Kunle Ajibade

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The last edition of Literary Crossroads Nigeria in 2017 presents Prof. Niyi Osundare.

Widely regarded as one of Africa’s most renowned poets, scholars, and public intellectuals, Niyi Osundare earned his B.A. (with Honours) from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria; M.A. from the University of Leeds, UK, and Ph.D. from York University in Toronto, Canada. He is a playwright, essayist, public intellectual, and professor of English who has authored 19 books of poetry, two books of selected poems, four plays, two books of essays, and numerous monographs, scholarly articles and reviews.

This session will be moderated by Kunle Ajibade.

The Literary Crossroads series brings together African writers on the continent and from the Diaspora to discuss contemporary trends and themes in Literature.

When: Friday, 15th December 2017 at 5PM.

Where: 4th Floor, City Hall, Goethe-Institut Nigeria, Catholic Mission Street, Lagos Island.

Earlier Event: 9 December
Finding Home (Lagos)
Later Event: 16 December
The 8–14’s Studio: Painting (London)