Tolu Agbelusi

Tolu Agbelusi

TOLU AGBELUSI is a Nigerian born, London based poet, playwright, performer, educator and lawyer. Her work addresses the unperformed self, womanhood and the art of living.  A Calalloo Fellow, she is published internationally in journals and anthologies including Aké Review, Filigree: Contemporary Black British Poetry Anthology (Peepal Tree Press), Pittsburgh

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Yomi Sode

Yomi Sode Nigeria Once long-listed as one of MTV’s Brand New Artists, Writer and Poet, Yomi Sode has been performing for the past 10 years – balancing the fine line between both Nigerian and British cultures that can be, at times, humorous, loving, self-reflective and uncomfortable. Highlights include opening for

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Tobi Abiodun

Tobi Abiodun Nigeria Tobi Abiodun is a poet and spoken word artist born and raised in Benin City. His poetry cuts across the personal, social and political. Tobi is a multiple Slam Champion, holding titles in major Nigerian cities, including Lagos, Abuja and Portharcourt. His short story They Say He Had

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Titilope Sonuga

Titilope Sonuga Nigeria Titilope Sonuga is an award-winning poet, writer and performer who calls both Canada and Nigeria home. She was the winner of the 2011 Canadian Authors’ Association Emerging Writer Award for her collection Down To Earth. Her second collection Abscess was published in 2014 by Geko Publishing (South

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Bash Amuneni

Bash Amuneni Nigeria Bash’ Amuneni is a Nigerian poet and performer whose works explores humanity’s capacity for love. He is the author of the poetry collection There is a Lunatic in Every Town, a TEDx speaker and member of the Abuja Literary Society. An ardent believer in poetry’s capacity to

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Efe Paul Azino

Efe Paul Azino Nigeria Efe Paul Azino is one of Nigeria’s well known performance artists and poets. 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

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