Artmosphere to Host Niyi Osundare

By Comfort Olukogbon on Thu, 18/06/2015 - 14:43

The June 2015 edition of Artmosphere holds on Saturday, June 20, 2015 at NuStreams Conference Centre in Ibadan, Oyo state. This month’s theme is “Songs of the Marketplace”. Artmosphere, a leading literature, culture and reading culture event organised monthly by WriteHouse Collective aimed at discussions on books, governance and creative development in Nigeria.
This month, Artmosphere will host Prof Niyi Osundare, renowned poet, dramatist, and literary critic. The event will discuss Osundare’s creative works – Songs of the Marketplace (1983), Village Voices (1984), The Eye of the Earth (1986, winner of the Commonwealth and ANA prizes), Moon Songs (1988), Songs of Season (1999), Waiting Laughters, (1990, winner of the NOMA Award), Selected Poems (1992), Midlife (1993), The World is an Egg (2002), Early Birds (2004), Tender Moments; Love Poems (2006), Days (2007), and Random Blues (2011), City Without People (2011).
Tade Ipadeola – author of the award winning poetry collection, The Sahara Testament and Femi Morgan – Curator and Managing Partner of WriteHouse Collective will be the moderator.

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