Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Joshua Pregbaha: A Difficult Question

Ever since Jide was old enough to think for...

The Subversive Immanence of the African Underwear 2020: Fiction by Jorim Alosa

"Why else have brutality and depravity been the core...

On The Hot Seat: A Short Story by Sylva Nze Ifedigbo

The studio went dim, and then there was that...

Slaughtered by Religion: A Review of E.E. Sule’s ‘Sterile Sky’

Title: Sterile Sky Author: E.E. Sule Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd, Essex. Pages:...

Online Self-Publishing: A Threat to Traditional Players in Book Trade?

There has been a debate about self-publishing for the...

Kwani? Trust’s Literature 2: Does Binyavanga Wainaina Associate Kenyan Luos with a Banana?

One of the most enduring characteristics of Kwani? Literature...

PLAY

Ikeogu Oke: Meaning and Felicity of Expression in Perfect Fusion

Uche Peter Umez interviews Ikeogu Oke, a writer, poet and journalist....

Jonathon Matimba: An Appreciation of the Legendary Zimbabwean Sculptor

He has no regrets. He is happy with his choices. He smiles as usual, a carefree smile. He feels complete. After finishing every dream piece, he says, he feels complete...

Nuzo Onoh: Terrified of Planes, Heights, Oceans, Thunder, Roaches…

Nuzo Onoh is the author of The Reluctant Dead...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

If I Sleep Early: Poems by Moffat Sebola

IF I SLEEP EARLY If I sleep early, too early...

Dream on Canvas: Poems by Onis Sampson

DREAM ON CANVAS Nature teaches me not to yield to intimations...

Canaries from Arabia: Poems by Chidi Anthony Opara

Seven Point Wetin? The town crier’s voice, The message of his...

LAST MONTH ...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

RANDOM FLASHBACK