Lagos - The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA) will host the sixth Book Party in Lagos to honour the 11 authors that make the longlist of The Nigeria Prize for Literature sponsored by Nigeria Liquified Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited, reports AllAfrica.com
The Nigeria Prize for Literature rotates yearly amongst four literary genres: prose fiction, poetry, drama and children's literature , this year one author in the drama genre will be selected as winner of the prize and $USD100,000 prize money
Longlisted authors for this year's drama category include:
John Friday Abba - Alekwu Night Dance,
Patrick Ogbe Adaofuyi - Canterkerous Passengers,
Soji Cole- Maybe Tomorrow,
Paul Edema - A plague of Gadflies,
Jude Idada - Oduduwa, King of the Edos
Onshore Ruth Momodu - No fault of Mine,
Attah Isaac Ogezi - Under a Darkling Sky,
Julie Okoh - Our wife Forever,
Ade Solanke - Pandora's Box,
Arnold Udoka - Akon
Sam Ukala - Iredi War.
Read more at AllAfrica.com
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