Event Date and time: –
Organisers: Southbank Centre| firstname.lastname@example.org
Event website: Chibundu Onuzo: Welcome to Lagos
Event cost: Free
The evening will also feature musical performance, poetry and readings from the book.
Welcome to Lagos is a powerful and provocative portrait of contemporary Nigeria. Full of shimmering detail, it is a stunning portrayal of Lagos and of seven lives that intersect in a story of courage and survival.
Chibundu Onuzo was born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1991. Her first novel, The Spider King’s Daughter, won a Betty Trask Award, was shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Commonwealth Book Prize, and was long-listed for the Desmond Elliott Prize and the Etisalat Prize for Literature. She is completing a PhD on the West African Student’s Union at King’s College London.