Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún

About the Author Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún

When he’s not working as a linguist, Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún is a literary enthusiast, writer and critic living and working in Lagos, Nigeria. His work has appeared in African Writer, Aké Review, Brittle Paper, International Literary Quarterly and Sentinel Poetry, and recently in Literary Wonderlands, an anthology of literary essays edited by Laura Miller. He is on twitter as @kolatubosun and can also be found at KTravula.com and YorubaName.com

Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

Fiction is a vehicle for introspection: Interview with Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

Abubakar Adam Ibrahim is one of the most prominent Northern Nigerian writers in English today. His work has been nominated for numerous awards, including the Caine Prize (2013) and Etisalat Prize for Literature (2014). In 2016, he won the NLNG-sponsored Nigeria Prize for Literature for his novel Season of Crimson Blossoms. Kọ́lá Túbọ̀ṣún sits down with him for a conversation about writing, publishing and Northern Nigeria.