Ife Book Club, a literary organization based in Ile Ile, Osun State has set aside May 25th, 2022 to host a certified digital marketer, Nwaokolo Stephen Awele and a creative writer, Iwu Jeff. They will be lecturing on Digital Book Marketing and germane issues bordering Nigerian Literature.
A statement issued by the Coordinator of the Club, Misturah Shittu said the event would take place via Whatsapp by 8:00PM.
According to the statement, Ife Digital Book Marketing and Creative Writing Webinar is a day event designed for writers and freelance publishers who are new to Digital Book Marketing and to give intending participants real digital book marketing experience.
The Webinar offers the opportunity to learn from a faculty of certified Digital Marketer and an award winning author and to meet fellow writers/publishers who share common interests.
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NWAOKOLO STEPHEN AWELE
Nwaokolo Stephen Awele is a certified digital marketer and voice over artist. He has worked in the independent and commercial sectors of the audio industry.
Iwu Jeff is a creative writer who writes the three genres of literature and a teacher of English and Literature-in-English, with Nigerian Certificate in Education and Bachelor of Arts Education (B.A Ed), both in English from Federal College of Education, Kontagora and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, respectively. He presently lives and writes from University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he studies for a Masters degree in the department of English and Literary studies. His works have been published in different local and international anthologies and magazines and few have garnered awards.
He is the author of the critically acclaimed play, Verdict of the gods, and the novel, Files of the Heart (Winner of WRR Publishers Green Author Prize, 2017). His play, The Consignment was published by The Shallow Tales Review.
In the June edition of The Year of the Poet Anthology 2019, he was featured as one of the global poets by Inner Child Press, USA and same year appointed the editor-in-chief of The Ogene Magazine (a publication of Igbo Students Association, FCE, Kontagora, Niger state). He is also the fiction and nonfiction editor of Poemify online Magazine.