For us, there will always be more to Efe Paul Azino than just being a writer. Featured in several local and international literary events like the popular Ake Arts and Books Festival, Taipei Poetry Festival, Berlin Poetry Festival, Efe Paul has made his mark not just as a poet but also as a performance artist who gives life to written words via the power of his voice.
According to Efe Paul Azino, the festival founder and director, the theme of the festival, “Paging the Future”, will exploit emerging trends in the global socio-political, economic and.
For Broken Men Who Cross Often book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In his writing, the author resonates the need for a revisit.Mentorship May Stifle The Voices Of Young Poets. Welcome to today’s show!! Our guest on today’s episode of SyncityNG’s Literary Lords and Ladies is EFE PAUL AZINO, a prolific performance poet and director of Lagos International Poetry Festival. Last week, we had NEBEOLISA OKWUDILLI on the show. In case you missed it, you can check it out here. In today’s interview, EFE discusses with.For Nigerian poet Efe Paul Azino who is heading up the event, the concept of Finding Home is rooted in the complicated relationship he has to his physical home of Lagos. “I was born here,” Azino explains. “It is home and it is not. This is because there are subtle political realities that limit how much claim I can lay to the city. I can’t easily run for a municipal position or a.
Efe Paul Azino is the co-founder and director of the Lagos International Poetry Festival, and author the poetry collection, For Broken Men Who Cross Often, published by Farafina Books. He has been translated into Afrikaans, French, German and Mandarin. His new collection, The Tragedy of Falling with Laughter Stuck in Your Throat, is due out in 2017.
Featuring a world-class ensemble of performance poets including Nigerian-American, Bassey Ikpi, Titilope Sonuga, Efe Paul Azino, Donna, Ndukwe Onuoha, Obii Ifejika, Sheila Ojei, Sola Fakile, Wanna.
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When my friend and mentor first urged me to sign up for the Ake Arts and Book Festival, I was hesitant. Although I pride myself on being an ardent reader and a writer (sometimes), I wasn’t sure I want.
Efe Paul Azino. Widely regarded as one of Nigeria's leading performance poets, Efe has been a headline performer at many of the nation's premier performance poetry venues. He is the director of.
Nigerian contemporary poet, Efe Paul Azino was at the recently held Edinburgh International Book Festival and he talked about Nigerian poetry and the upcoming Lagos International Poetry Festiva 2018l. The director of the Lagos International Poetry Festival took to his Facebook Timeline to post some photos he took while in Edinburgh with a.
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The British Council hosted arts and culture enthusiasts for a private screening of Wana Udobang’s Culture Diaries Season 2.Culture Diaries, is an interview series that spotlights artists, culture creators and taste makers shaping the Nigerian art and culture landscape.
Efe Paul Azino's spoken word performances have received critical acclaim from listeners over the years. This book is therefore an expected result of a heightened expectation from many of his fans. For Broken Men Who Cross Often, is a refreshing and brilliant bond of the written and the oral, as it invents aesthetic devices to connect the two mediums which have constantly generated wide debate.
One of Nigeria’s best-known performance artists and poets, Efe Paul Azino, visits Skye on a mini tour of the Highlands supported by Scotland's creative writing centre, Moniack Mhor. In 2015, he co-founded West Africa's first international poetry festival, the Lagos International Poetry Festival, which he currently directs. He is also the director of poetry at the annual Lagos Book and Art.
Efe Paul Azino is the author of For Broken Men Who Cross Often (2.88 avg rating, 8 ratings, 1 review).