‘Festival Poetry Calabar is a convergence of happy people’ – Utibe-Eno Ekpuk | PIN Literary Interviews

As the Lead Rep of Poets in Nigeria (PIN) Calabar Connect Centre, Utibe-Eno Ekpuk talks to Semilore Kilaso on poetry promotion in Calabar, the activities…

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‘Poetry is the very essence of our existence as Africans’ – Lake Adedamola | PIN Literary Interviews

Lake Adedamola works in different capacities with literary platforms like Brittle Paper, Lagos International Poetry Festival and Nantygreens to bring poetry to the fore. In…

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‘I always want my work to lead the way’ – Chiwenite Onyekwelu | PIN Literary Interviews

A student of Pharmacy with flair for literary creativity, Chiwenite Onyekwelu talks to Semilore Kilaso of PIN Literary Interviews on poetry writing, Nigerian poetry, literary…

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‘How I Started Nantygreens’ – Feyisayo Adeyemi | PIN Literary Interviews

Feyisayo Adeyemi is Semilore Kilaso’s guest for this edition of PIN Literary Interviews. Here, he talks about Nigerian poetry, founding Nantygreens and promoting literary arts.…

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‘Poetry opens people’s eyes to see beneath the surface.’ – Hinmikaiye Faith | PIN Literary Interviews

Few weeks back, Hinmikaiye Faith won the 3rd edition of PIN Punchy Poetry. Here, she talks to Semilore Kilaso on participating and winning the contest,…

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‘It took me 3 weeks to write and master the winning story’ – Ososanya Yetunde | PIN Literary Interviews

Ososanya Yetunde Opeoluwa won the maiden edition of “Storytelling from Yesterday”. As a guest of PIN Literary Interviews, she talks to Semilore Kilaso on storytelling,…

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‘How I became the Moderator of PIN Steps and Stops’ – Clementina Owumi | PIN Literary Interviews

The Moderator of PIN Steps and Steps, Clementina Owumi is our guest for this edition of PIN Literary Interviews. Semilore Kilaso engages her in a…

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‘As creatives, we need competitions to thrive’ – Ifunanya Juliet Ottih | PIN Literary Interviews

Ifunanya Juliet Ottih was recently appointed moderator of PIN 10-Day Poetry Challenge. Seated with Semilore Kilaso of PIN Literary Interviews, she talks about writing competitions,…

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‘I wanted to give my poem a place other than my laptop’ – Biachi Ndidi Anointing | PIN Literary Interviews

Biachi Ndidi Anointing won the 3rd prize at the 2020 edition of the Nigerian Students Poetry Prize. In a chat with Semilore Kilaso of PIN…

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‘I decided to try like I had done many times before’ – Samson Abanni | PIN Literary Interviews

Samson Abanni won the second prize in the 2020 edition of the Nigerian Students Poetry Prize (NSPP). In a discourse with Semilore Kilaso, he shares…

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