This January, we’re happy to invite you to #FarafinaReads with Lesley Nneka Arimah in Abuja and Lagos. The author will be reading from her debut collection What It Means When A Man Falls From the Sky . The events will also include discussions and book signings.
What It Means When A Man Falls From the Sky has been described as ‘a rare combination of daring and nuance’ by The Guardian UK, and her writing style as ‘a blast of fresh air’ by Igoni Barrett, author of Blackass. The book won the Kirkus Prize in 2017 and is on the 2018 9mobile Literature Prize longlist.
Details for the reading in Abuja are below:
Date: 18th January 2018
Time: 3 p.m.
Venue: The Booksellers, Ground Floor, City Plaza, 7 Rubuka Close, off Ahmadu Bello Way, Garki II, Abuja
Moderator: Salamatu Sule
Host: Orpheus Literary Foundation
For Lagos click HERE to register.
Date: 20th January 2018
Time: 2 p.m
Venue: Herbert Macaulay Library, 233 Herbert Macaulay way, Sabo, Yaba
Moderator: Adebola Rayo
Supported by: GTBank YouRead
You can order the book on Jumia here, or at Terra Kulture, V.I. and Patabah Bookstore, Shoprite, Surulere.