Special Reading With Jide Adebayo-Begun at the 15th Ghana International Book Fair

Writers Project of Ghana on behalf of the Ghana Book Publishers Association proudly invites you to a reading and interaction session with Nigerian author, Olujide Adebayo-Begun, at the 15th Ghana International Book Fair.

The Ghana International Book Fair is organized yearly by the Ghana Book Publishers Association and collaborators for both the local and international book industry, to enhance partnership and provide a platform for trade. The 15th edition of the Book Fair will be held at the Accra International Conference Center from 24th -- 27th of August 2017. Click here to go to the fair website.

The public reading with Olujide Adebayo-Begun as a guest author is dubbed, "Time With Authors", and will take place on Saturday, 26th August, 2017 at the Accra International Conference Centre.

Jide Adebayo-Begun is a Nigerian poet, fiction, and screen-play writer. He is an alumnus and Fellow of the Helen Zell Writers' Program of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor where he completed an MFA in Creative Writing, and went on to teach English and Creative writing. Jide has also previously worked as a farmer and copywriter. His works have appeared in Kwani?, the Caine Prize Anthology, Chimurenga and Internationale.

Jide currently lives and works in Lagos as a film maker and writer.

Join lovers of literature on Saturday, 26th August at the Accra International Conference Centre for an entertaining reading session with Jide. Copies of books will be on sale. Admittance is free.

Date: Saturday, 26th August, 2017

Time: 10.00 AM - 12.00 PM

Venue:Corridor 1, Accra International Conference Centre

Admittance is Free.

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