Born in Lagos and raised in Port Harcourt, Bunmi Oyinsan's first novel, Silhouette was adapted in a 26-episode serial on Nigerian television. She is the author of Fabulous Four and Halima both of which have been literature texts in Nigerian schools. She has also worked as a scriptwriter and film producer. Her works for television include Owuro Lojo, Golden Cage, We The People & Aditulaye-Toyosi.
Based in Canada, Bunmi Oyinsan appears at The Jazzhole, to discuss her new book, Three Women, as well as life, work, career as a writer, filmmaker and African literature, womanist and feminist literary conciousness as a whole.
Venue: Jazzhole, 18 Awolowo Road, Ikoyi Lagos
Date: Thursday 17 August 2006
Time: 5 - 7pm