Darling where is my dinner
Two professors went to the same faculty board meeting. Like all faculty board meetings time wasters with words were more than those who came to ease the business of the board.
Such prophetic greetings
It was Banquo who first challenge the three witches. Who wouldn’t want to know the future if one found those who can see the future? “If you can look into the seeds of time and say which grain will grow, and which will not Speak then to me,” After they had spoken to him in…
Watching gran-daddy take his baby steps
There he was, his walker behind him, his walking stick on the ground in front of him. Let me mention the characters in this narrative: there is gran-daddy whom you already...
Those leaving South Africa
The first time of hearing of qualified people leaving South Africa for greener pastures was when I was leaving Nigeria for South Africa.
Udenta: I am back from literary hibernation - Part 2
Concluding part of interview with Comrade Udenta O Udenta, who released 21 books after so many years of literary hibernation. The first volume of Crisis of Theory in Contemporary Nigerian Literature and the Possibilities of New Materialist Direction is one of the most thought-provoking and latest works among the 21 books. To what extent is…
A drean destroyed…when can we begin to dream again?
In three days time, South Africans go to the polls to elect members of the national parliament and the provincial houses of assembly.
OkadaBooks comes to the rescue!!!
“OkadaBooks is an Android application and online platform for publishing and reading books electronically. It was founded by author and engineer Okechukwu Ofili...
G. G. Darah: Marxist activism, literary criticism and oral literature scholarship in Nigeria - Part 1
Godini Gabriel Darah, fondly called G.G, has, for the past four decades, functioned as a scholar, revolutionary, polemicist and essayist, biographer, journalist, editor, folklorist, singer, dancer, resource control and restructuring advocate, consultant, and, of course, as a public intellectual. This essay focuses on his radical activism and contributions to literary studies, folklore, culture, ideology, and…