“Without courage you cannot practice any other virtue consistently” – Maya Angelou.

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“If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she’s gonna call me Point B … ” began spoken word poet Sarah Kay, in a talk that inspired two standing ovations at TED2011. She tells the story of her metamorphosis — from a wide-eyed teenager soaking in verse at New York’s Bowery Poetry Club to […]

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Getting Sponsorship for Poetry events (what sponsors want) by Bridget Oyefeso-Odusami  Bridget Oyefeso-Odusami is currently the Head, Sponsorship and Events at First Bank of Nigeria Limited,  With over 19 years’ working experience spanned across Banking, Aviation and NGO sectors, Bridget is well grounded in the field of marketing and a seasoned marketer who is driven by […]

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Entertainment law as regards poets and poetry events by Akinyemi Ayinoluwa, Partner at HighTower Solicitors and Advocates. His practice includes oversight of entertainment talent negotiations and superstar talent careers, assisting companies with financing, operations, sales and acquisitions, outside general counsel services, trademarks, new technology, mediation services, expert witness testimony and reports and employment advice. Akinyemi blogs, writes […]

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Nini Efem titled “Love is an ACTION” at WORD UP Volume 1 (a Spoken Word Poetry and Soul Music Event) August 18, 2012 at UNILAG Guest House Lecture Theatre

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