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Basit Jamiu
Critic. Reader. Writer. Nigerian. And lover of anything African.
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Enkare Review Sep 11
talks to about his short story on Enkare Review this week
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Enkare Review Sep 11
Fiction by on Enkare Review
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Basit Jamiu Mar 29
Will love to write a review of your forthcoming book for a magazine and I am in Nigeria. How do I get it?
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Basit Jamiu Mar 1
Dear I will like to send you an important message, so can you kindly send me your email or add me on Fb with Basit Jamiu.
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The Paris Review Nov 29
“There is such a thing as overcapitalizing the A in artist.” —Saul Bellow
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Jon Winokur Nov 29
Writers of either gender ought to be able to do the opposite sex—that's one basic test of competence, after all. JULIAN BARNES
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Harriet Anena Nov 28
Congrats , for making the Writing Scholarship shortlist
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Basit Jamiu 19 Oct 16
My review of Petina Gappah's "The Book of Memory" is out on Afridiaspora:
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Basit Jamiu 19 Oct 16
This got me so emotional.
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Malaika Adero 15 Oct 16
I saw Birth of a Nation and think everyone in my family should see and discuss with our youth. A worthy film.
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A 22 Jun 16
Write naked Emotionally naked
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Arianna Huffington 28 Sep 16
"This was not a bad performance. This is a bad man.” -Adam Gopnik on the debate:
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The New Yorker 25 Sep 16
Fiction: "A Short History of Zaka the Zulu" by Petina Gappah.
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Basit Jamiu 25 Sep 16
My review of Imbolo Mbue's Behold The Dreamers:
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Jon Winokur 20 Sep 16
Nothing you write, if you hope to be any good, will ever come out as you first hoped. LILLIAN HELLMAN
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Basit Jamiu 29 Aug 16
My review of by Gyasi: A Compelling Masterpiece.
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BlackwellsManchester 23 Aug 16
Just finished 'Homegoing' by Yaa Gyasi. It's not out until Jan but it's the best book I've read in ages. Stunning.
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David Coates 23 Aug 16
Just finished Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi and it is absolutely wonderful! Best book I've read in ages.
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Basit Jamiu 29 Aug 16
A Compelling Masterpiece: Review Of “HOMEGOING” By Yaa Gyasi
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The Jeli 29 Aug 16
Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi 'is an impressive delight' says in her review:
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