How writers use power of art to protest

Literary activism, otherwise known as protest art, may not necessarily spur revolution but as a change agent, its immense value lies in speaking truth to power. Literary activism exists across all the genres of art. Pioneered by the likes of Ngugi wa Thiongo and Wole Soyinka, literary activism has taken a centre stage in this


Here is a chance to get your drama story ideas set for the stage. A free one-day crash course on the fundamentals of writing plays for the theatre by the Abuja Writers Forum (AWF). Date : March 18, 2017 Time: 9am to 3:30pm Venue: 2nd floor, Hamdala Plaza, Jimmy Carter Street, Off former Protea Hotel near Asokoro,, Abuja. Space available for only 30 participants on a first to register basis. Indicate your interest by writing to

Abuja Writers March 2018 Introductory Writing Workshop