"In the annals of Nigerian art, perhaps nothing has succeeded more in historicizing critical epochs than
the simple act of documentation. ...Writing about the
contemporaneity of Nigerian art has proven to be a form of empowerment. This is what [Bosah and
Edozie] have valiantly attempted in this book."
Negro Girl Before the Mirror
The Brain Drain, Corruption
Peace Within and Outside
This is Lagos
Ancestral Mother and Child
Eye of God
Afternoon with the Ladies
A collection of essays that celebrates the life of Chinua Achebe from authors, scholars, columnists and at least one engineer. These compelling essays of different lengths explores his life, legacy and works.
Contributors include Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Chris Abani, Chika Unigwe, Enuma Okoro, Adeleke Adeeko, Emeka Aniagolu, Tolu Ogunlesi, Victor Ehikhamenor, Jesse Weaver Shipley, Pita Ejiofo and Olu Oguibe.