On the 17th of December 2015, Quramo Publishing will present For Sam: A Collection of Contemporary Thoughts by Jimi Disu, the new title under its Q Books imprint, at the National Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), No 13/15 Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island by 10.30am. For Sam features some of the finest ideas drawn from […]
Violence against women is a consequence of discrimination against women, in law and also in practice, and of persisting inequalities between men and women In Nigeria, 1 in 3 women have been affected by domestic violence. To commemorate this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (November 25th) Mainevents […]
Join us at the historic Freedom Park during the Lagos Book & Art Festival 2015 at our panel discussion on Protest Writing in Africa on Saturday November 14, 2015. Last year we discussed how the Lagos Africans fought occupation by the British in the non- fiction novel, Possessed, by Olasupo Shasore SAN. This year, the scope […]
LABAF 2015 is here!!! SAVE THE DATE November 14, 2015 How can literature shape the future? Can a book topple a government? Start a revolution? Save lives? You are cordially invited to an intriguing panel discussion on ‘Protest Writing’—a means of writing that takes a direct radical position on social issues—at the Lagos Book & […]
On Sunday the 15th of March, 2015, the winner of the 2014 Etisalat Prize for Literature was announced at the Intercontinental Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria. Three authors were shortlisted, but South African Songeziwe Mahlangu emerged the winner for the novel ‘Penumbra‘, beating Nigerian Chinelo Okparanta author of the novel ‘Happiness Like Water‘ and South African author […]
NOVEMEBER 2014 JAZZHOLE After a well attended and spirited book launch at City Hall on the Lagos Island, it was time to promote Possessed. What better way to do this than to bring the book to the people it was written for and about, Lagosians of every creed? Thus Mr. Olasupo Shasore and the CLRN […]
After years of research, writing and editing, Possessed: A history of Law and Justice in the Crown Colony of Lagos 1861-1906’, by Olasupo Shasore SAN, was officially launched to the world at City Hall, Lagos Island amidst fanfare, passionate discussion and a sense of renewed appreciation for the origins of Lagos. Several dignitaries, journalists and […]
You are invited to the Possessed book presentation with author Olasupo Shasore, SAN, at the Lagos Book & Arts Festival, Saturday 15th of November, 2014 at Freedom Park, by 3pm. There will be a book discussion and also book signing with the author. You can’t afford to miss this!
If you’ve got your copy of possessed and you’d like to meet the author @suposhasore join us on the 2nd of November, 2014 @ Jazzhole, Awolowo road, Ikoyi @ 4.30pm.