He recently clocked 60, and the Nigerian arts and literary community came together (the leaflet on the left, from one event organised by CORA) to celebrate with him.
Now he comes to the UK, and there's a special evening of readings and talks around the works of Niyi Osundare, poet, dramatist, critic, teacher and Katrina survivor.
Osundare reads from 6 to 8pm
on Saturday 12 May
@ Peepal Tree Press
17 Kings Avenue
Leeds LS5 1QS
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a free space.
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- Osundare also appears in Huddersfield (May 11) and @ the Barbican Theatre, Plymouth, on May 14.