The Benue Book and Arts Festival and a Changing Narrative
Benue Book and Arts Festival / BENUE Writer Series / Guest Writer Sessions

The Benue Book and Arts Festival and a Changing Narrative

The residue of compulsive novelty and fervour still lingers in Makurdi Benue State, weeks after the debut Benue Book and Arts Festival lit up the city with wild energy in June. Predominantly known for its famed River Benue, Benue State is an agrarian state in Nigeria that conjures thoughts of tremendous agricultural food produce, incredible … Continue reading

BENUE BOOK AND ARTS FESTIVAL: HOTELS, WORKSHOPS AND EXTRA TALK
BENUE Writer Series / CALLS FOR SUBMISSIONS / CONTESTS / PRESS RELEASE

BENUE BOOK AND ARTS FESTIVAL: HOTELS, WORKSHOPS AND EXTRA TALK

Here’s extra information for the Benue Book and Arts Festival! [Links to everything is at http://linktr.ee/sevhage … For here, though: 1. The Festival is going to be an amazing experience and we can’t wait to see you! You can find more about the information HERE! 2. If you are interested in securing hotel accommodation, kindly … Continue reading

BENUE Writer Series / POETRY / SEVHAGE Books

THE WORLDHOOD OF THE WORLD: THE MENACING VISION OF SU’EDDIE VERSHIMA AGEMA by Ada Agada

Combining the oral literary form with the sophisticated style bestowed on the world by the ancient Greek poets, Mr Agema has described for us a lyrical universe in BRING OUR CASKET HOME. The collection is so enjoyable that I went through the over sixty poems in about three hours. The poet deploys all the usual … Continue reading

BENUE Writer Series / SEVHAGE Books

BRING OUR CASKET HOME: Tales one shouldn’t tell- Information and Stores

Praise for Bring Our Casket Home Stores where the book can be bought Reviews Inquiries     PRAISE FOR BRING OUR CASKET HOME: TALES ONE SHOULDN’T TELL “One of the most eloquent, passionate and imaginative collection of poems I have read in a while. An all encompassing and thought provoking collection, the sort of dose we … Continue reading

BENUE Writer Series / INTERVIEW / POETRY / SEVHAGE Books

MOTHER INSPIRES ME EVERYDAY – CATHERINE OMIRIGBE

Catherine Omirigbe is the author of the poetry collection, I Spoke with mother. In this interview with Su’eddie Vershima Agema, the fourteen year old SEVHAGE author talks a bit on her background as well as the book which is scheduled for release in the last week of September, 2013. Excerpts:     Briefly, can you … Continue reading