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Friday, 23 September 2016

Onyeka Nwelue to speak today at Ohio University, Athens

Nigerian writer and filmmaker, Onyeka Nwelue, whose documentary film, The House of Nwapa was premiered at the International Images Film Festival for Women (IIF), in Harare, Zimbabwe, will be speaking on Friday, the 23rd of September, at Ohio University, Athens. 
Nwelue is currently researching on the myth of identical twins in Igbo cosmology at the Center for International Studies, Ohio University. Ohio University is a major public research university in Athens, Ohio, United States.

One of America's oldest universities, its charter was approved in 1804, and opened for students in 1809. As of 2014, the Athens campus had 23,300 students; the other five campuses had approximately 10,000, and eLearning 5,900. The university maintains a selective admission rate with further admission requirements for its schools.


Nwelue will also speak at Harvard University at Sever Hall 113 from 4pm until 7.30pm on the 27th of September.
The House of Nwapa is to be screened at Lights Camera Africa! Film Festival on the 1st of October, 2016 at Federal Palace Hotel by 7.20.

The House of Nwapa chronicles the story of Flora Nwapa, considered as Africa’s first female novelist published in English. A string of narratives and interviews, featuring Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, children’s literature writer, Mabel Segun, German anthropologist, Sabine Jell-Bahlsen and former Heinemann editor, James Currey. It details who she was and what she represented.
The trailer for The House of Nwapa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7nbS4et_dU





13 comments:

SENSATIONAL PURITY said...

Beautiful.. All d way up.

charles obaze said...

That's nice

Vivian Reginalds said...

wow Lindz' hubby... Onyeka ure dulling ooo wey d ring na?
-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

Saphire Muna said...

....... Bruh keep representing us well.........














........... Liber maniac............

Eleojo Blessing said...

Good to know

Uju Phil said...

Wow... That's great!

NaijaDeltaBabe said...

Wow! I'm so proud of him


...merited happiness

Juliet Iwuno said...

Issokay seen! Linda take note!

OSINANL said...

OKAY

livingstone chibuike said...

Good lookin out to her

Anonymous said...

studying Igbo cosmology in Ohio University? Nawa o. You'll end up putting down on papers the WESTERN understand of IGBO cosmology.

Eddy Ogbunambala said...

Ok

okechukwu nnoduechi said...

GOOD TO SEE








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