From a lucky scrape on the road to Ife earlier this week to today's BookJam, Sade Adeniran powers on with her book tour of Nigeria with a reading event tomorrow at the House of Makeda in Lagos, where she'll be supported with music by the sultry gospel of Sola Allyson (left), famous for the Yoruba hit, Eji Owuro.
House of Makeda
7 Manuwa Street, Off Keffi Street
Off Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos
4pm, Sunday 23 May, 2010
Sade Adeniran won the 2008 Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best First Book (Africa Region) and her award winning novel, 'Imagine This', is now published in Nigeria (Cassava Republic). The book and Sola Allyson's latest CD, Imo Ore - will be on sale at a special price of N1.500 for the two.
- Tuesday 25th May - Guest Writer at the Write Squad's monthly book club with 8 Abuja schools, event hosted by Minister of Education, Professor Adeniran (no relation).
- Wednesday 26th May - Nassarawa State University.
- Thursday 27th May - Reading at the University of Abuja
- Thursday 27th May @ 5.30pm - Sheraton Abuja reading alongside Lola Shoneyin (author of the poetry collection, For the Love of Flight).
Enquiries to: Plug Media (+234 8023 457 766 / firstname.lastname@example.org).
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