Lagos Poetrython and arts cafe is a gathering of wordsmiths and lyricists and a platform for the exhibition of the finest on the Lagos and International Poetry Scene. The event encompasses poetry slam, book reading, panel sessions, Poetrython and masterclasses.
The masterclasses would be curated by Tolu’ A. Akinyemi (Newcastle, UK), Saint Rhymes (Nigeria), Torpedo Mascaw (Nigeria), Toyin Seth Ogungbemi (Nigeria), Dami Ajayi (Nigeria), Rezthapoet (Nigeria), Olulu King (Nigeria), Sage Hasson (Nigeria), Adeoye Abodunrin (Life intuitive coach) and Timi Dakolo (Songwriter). There will also be performances by an array of some of the finest poetic voices in Nigeria: Wayne Samuel, Kemi Oladipupo, Soonest, Ifeanyi Bernard, Mankind, Angel salt, Otor Matthew, Nifemi Brown, Larry Foreman, Lazywrita, Solar speaks, Cephas, Ayo Komsons, Olivia, Afolabi Thomas and a host of other readers and fantastic bards.
Participants and performers can register online at http://lagos.poetrython.com
Entry: Download any of Tolu’ A. Akinyemi’s books “Dead Lions Don’t Roar” “Dead Dogs Don’t Bark” and “Dead Cats Don’t Meow” on @okadabooks or buy paperback at the Venue.
The event is slated for the 20th of April, 2019.
Venue: Herbert Macaulay Library, off Dominos Pizza, Yaba, Lagos.
For enquiries, partnership, exhibition or sponsorship, call: 09038959838 or
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