Hannu Afere appointed Editor-in-Chief for Anthology of Contemporary West African Poetry.
8th House Publishing is proud to announce that Hannu Afere will be collaborating with us in the development of a new anthology of contemporary West African Poetry. As Editor-in-Chief, Hannu Afere will be touring Anglophone, Francophone and Lusophone West Africa, from Cotonou, Lomé, Accra, Ouagadougou, Abidjan, Freetown, Dakar all the way down to Guinea-Bissau, curating voices and gathering submissions.
Hannu Afere is a co-author of the graphic novel Trinity and the animated series Short Fuse with a collection of poetry called Harmattan Wolf in the works and an animated miniseries Ajantala in tow. He is currently the managing editor of Wow Magazine and writes from Lagos, Nigeria.