literature

89 playwrights vie for $100,000 NLNG Literature Prize

89 playwrights vie for $100,000 NLNG Literature Prize

May 13, 2018

By Prisca Sam-Duru A total of 89 playwrights are competing for the 2018 edition of the Nigeria LNG Limited-sponsored Nigeria Prize for Literature which focuses on Drama. The disclosure was made by the company  recently at a formal ceremony in Lagos to hand over the entries to the Advisory Board  of the Prize. The hand-over of […]

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2018 Nobel Literature Prize postponed after #MeToo turmoil

2018 Nobel Literature Prize postponed after #MeToo turmoil

May 4, 2018

For the first time in almost 70 years there will be no Nobel Literature Prize this year, as the Swedish Academy that selects the laureate finds itself in turmoil over links to a man accused of sex crimes amid the #MeToo campaign. “We find it necessary to commit time to recovering public confidence in the […]

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