To celebrate International Women’s Day, Cassava Republic Press and Farafina Books, in association with the Abule Book Club, will host an evening of readings, music and entertainment on Saturday, 12th March 2010 at 6pm at the Life House, Lagos.
The theme of the event is Women Rule! Celebrating Women in Nigerian Literature and it will feature open mic readings and discussions by poet and author, Toni Kan, Simi Dosekun, Managing Editor of Farafina Books, Molara Wood, Arts and Culture Editor of NEXT and Dr. Bibi Bakare-Yusuf, publisher of Cassava Republic Press.
Literary enthusiasts and members of the public are invited to attend and bring excerpts from books, poems, and songs by their favourite women to share.
The Life House is located at 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, Off Younis Bashorun St, Off Ajose Adeogun St., Victoria Island, Lagos.