Is a PEN Mightier Than an AK-47?
... for the victims of repressive governments, religious fanaticism or criminal groups -- be they famous writers such as Federico García Lorca (albeit too late to prevent his assassination), Arthur Koestler, Boris Pasternak, Alexander Solzhenitsyn ...
From Sambisa to Kongi Forest
“The play is directed by Wole Soyinka although he had two young directors as his assistants Wole Oguntokun and Dr. Duro Adesanmi. Kunle Badejo is also a choreographer. The play is three-hour long. It is an experimental drama and it is site-specific.
Soyinka Gives LagosThe Beatification of Area Boy
Daily Times Nigeria
LAST Thursday, playwright Wole Soyinka took the drama-starved Lagos audience back into time to pry into a persistent human folly and ambition when the final day celebrationof this year's Lagos Black Heritage Festival (LBHF) celebration turned into a ...
LBHF 2015… Echoes of Sambisa forest, The Tragedy of King Christophe
The Guardian Nigeria
Festival Consultant, Prof. Wole Soyinka; Lagos State Commissioner for Culture and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Mr. Disu Holloway; and Chief (Mrs.) Francesca Emanuel listening to pupils explaining their paintings to them at the exhibition hall, Freedom ...