'Batman vs Superman' and Hillary doc tie at Razzies
The rivals won four "Razzies" each for their poor acting, writing and directing, although the anti-Clinton documentary walked away with the spray-painted trophy for "worst picture."
Scented Offal… Omatseye’s song of a nation in search of self
History comes in many guises. When a country’s leaders allow such an important subject not to be taught in its schools for whatever political reasons, it clearly becomes a recipe for national atrophy.
Murakami fans pack stores at midnight for new novel
Die-hard fans of Haruki Murakami, the Japanese author perennially pegged as a contender for the Nobel literature prize, flocked to bookstores Thursday night to scoop up his new novel.
Oke, Habila, Okediran excite young readers with A Treasury of African Folktales
Africa, as a continent, is known to advocate and instill good morals and behaviours in the lives of young children.
Dan Mou’s new book harps on educating The African Girl Child
In countries around the world today, women groups of all kinds are campaigning for equal rights for both men and women in the critical areas of politics, education, job provision...
Gabriel Garcia Marquez statue unveiled in Cuba
The sculpture portrays the writer holding books and a rose, dressed in the traditional suit known as a liqui liqui that he wore to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982.
Divinity, humanity, artistic enterprise and search for global peace in 21st century
This occasion could not have been at a more appropriate time and nothing could have been more appropriate than Arts, Humanities and Global Peace Initiatives in the 21st century, just as it were in the ancients...
And after many days… Jowhor Ile’s resonating family testament
Debut novels are not the easiest to write. What with the issues of harmonizing theme and style, managing and sustaining mood and narrative points of view and moderating all these to yield a unified whole for the sheer pleasure of reading...