Browsing tag: spoken Rhythm


The Custodians of African Literature COAL is set to host Spoken Rhythm 2017,  an event of live Performance Poetry, music and theatre which will bring together the best in the spoken word industry in Nigeria. No worries, the kind of poetry at this event isn’t the kind you’re familiar with, this is distinct, it is spoken word, easy to understand, fun to listen to and of course it will sure blow your mind. We assure you that simple words can communicate deep truths that can also make you laugh, cry and wonder, so come and we will

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Highlights: Spoken Rhythm

The Custodians of African Literature (COAL) is known for her commendable strides in promoting literature, the performing aspects of it and the arts in general. From events such as; “a date with poetry”, “Jos meets a field of echoes”, numerous open mics and community development projects, the organization continues to reach out to the wider society. Still on the path of promoting the arts, COAL in partnership with K-Lounge and Kr8 organized the maiden edition of Spoken Rhythm (a night of spoken word poetry, music and a touch

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COAL’s mission is to support and provide opportunities for budding writers in Africa to develop their creative independent voices and to explore careers in professional writing. To help creative writers and spoken word artists realise their literary dreams by providing platforms for their self expression. .........



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