Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

A Financial Drama: Fiction by Fabian Okorie Ugochukwu

The morning was cool, the air refreshing, the sky...

The Bedroom Window: A Short Story by Shola Asante

Sade perched on the edge of her bed, nursing...

Fireworks: Fiction by Abigail George

I feel like a volcano when I wear this...

Poetics of Remonstration: An Inter-textual Analysis of E.E. Sule’s Poetry

Know then thyself, presume not God to scan The proper...

Shared Experiences: Reading NoViolet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names

A review of NoViolet Bulawayo’s We Need New Names Chatto...

Toward an African Renaissance: A Review of Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s Something Torn and New

Toward an African Renaissance: A Review of Ngugi wa...

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Ogaga Ifowodo: Slipping a Stone in the Sling of Prose and Poetry

The name Ogaga Ifowodo, PhD., is familiar to many,...

Chimamanda All Over

In my book Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the quintessential...

Those Who Propound ‘African Literature’ Can’t Explain It – Helon Habila

As a child growing up, Helon Habila’s father wanted...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

…tying the knot of Nigerian unity Characters ManWoman Performance Note  There is a...

Mortal Thoughts: Poems by Sean Adetula

When I Die Eventually I will die, count on it,...

Moonscape: A Poem by Marvel Chukwudi Pephel

MOONSCAPE Night came and enshrouded the world With its veil of...

The Curse Songs of Stone: Poems by JKS Makokha

SONNETS I: ON A BEACH IN BERBERA In Berbera on sunny...

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Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

   Sista mi, how you naw? It has been...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare last month...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

FINAL BANQUET OF DESIRES It is prison culture to give...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

She can’t sleep. It must be the worry, seasoned...

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

This is what happens to my tears and the...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

It’s so cold. My nostrils are clogged. My cheeks...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

IDANRE Woman you are sad!‘Tis the same with me.—Ralph Armattoe. I.My...

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