Media Mention – Lagos Poetry Festival

RezthaPoet has graced several stages over the last 11 years in Nigeria and across Africa. REZthaPoet is involved in different cultural and artistic shifts using the spoken word poetry to engage and entertain a growing and displaced middle class. His work, Exposit (2015) embodies a beautiful hybrid of language, folklore and transatlantic artistic developments.

He is the Co-host of the fortnightly Revolving Art Incubator event “outSPOKEN!”. He is also one of the Common Ground duo (alongside soul singer, Isaac Geralds) who held 2 successful “Music meets Poetry” concert in December 2016 and May 2017 in Lagos. He performed at the Central Library Poetry Project, the Grounding Sessions, and partnered with Cape Town’s Lingua Franca Spokenword Movement to hold the Exposit Spokenword Stage Show at the Magnet Theatre in South Africa in October 2016.  RezthaPoet has been guest Poet/Performer at world poetry events like the Spokenword Paris (France), Etymotic Mondays (South Africa), Grill & Read book party (Lagos).

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