The seminar on the Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria held on Saturday September 14, 2013 in Ikoyi, Lagos, and it was well attended. The event was a delightful success as all the speakers came with unique and highly customized presentations that gave the audience deep insights into the various spheres of the Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria. The audience enjoyed it all and left with new and powerful ideas on how to start and improve their Spoken Word Poetry career.
Here are some of the highlights of the event:
|Olulu giving the opening address|
|Emcees of the day, Don Fabrino and Delectable Duvy|
|Olakumoke Alawode-James, one of the speakers at the event|
|Increase, the 14 year Old Poet, opened the event with a wonderful performance|
Donna, the Poet, spoke on
The art of Spoken Word Poetry (from Page to Stage).
Olakumoke Alawode-James, speaking on Event management/ organizing of Poetry Events
Mr. Kelvin Orifa of MTN Nigeria (on the left) giving us insights on How to brand Spoken Word Poetry events and Mr Shina Atilola of Sterling Bank (on the right) telling us why and how to Brand ourselves as Spoken Word Poets.
RezthaPoet (on the left) showing how Spoken Word Poetry should be done.
|Some of the people at the event|
Omoye of Rhythm FM with Kelvin Orifa of MTN
Q and A Session
Hitz TV Crew