Reconstructing Womanhood: Perspectives from contemporary Nigerian writers

Date: Saturday 6th June 2015, 10am to 12pm
Venue: Institut français du Nigeria

Three contemporary women writers from Northern extraction have been invited:
– Hadiza Bagudu, Fantah
– Maryam Bobi, Bongel
– Halima Aliyu, Fire on the Tip of Ice
The three of them will read from their respective books and the moderator will guide the audience on discourse in line with the theme.
The event will attract scholars, writers, publishers and book enthusiasts from Abuja, Minna, Kaduna and their environs.

Chairman of the Event: Prof. Zaynab Alkali, Author of Stillborn and Professor at Nasarawa State University)
Special Guest of Honour: Dr. E. E. Sule, Associate Professor & Dean of Languages, IBB University, Lapai

Guest Moderator:
Hajara Wodu (Lawyer, Writer)
Guest Anchor:
Amaka Onyeagoro (Hot FM, Abuja)

Guest Critics:
1. Chinyere Iwuala Obi-Obasi
2. Richard Ali
3. Abubakar Adam Ibrahim
4. Dr. Muhammed Alkali
5. Salamatu Sule
6. Chiedu Ezeanah