Literature should be taken to the street. That is where, in Africa, it must be. Ken Saro-Wiwa
Jakobe stood in the middle of his corn field and looked in the distance where the big yellow sun was slowly rising. Between his fingers he held tassels of a maize crop that had all the signs of sunburn… [15mins]
Ibadan is quiet most mornings. You wake up to the sound of grains hitting an asbestos roof. The old man in the house opposite your apartment has started feeding the blackbirds that perch below his veranda… [12mins]
Cocks may crow, and the sun’s rays may tinge the dark skies with the golden morning, but time, the mother of destiny, knows the best moment to wake her sleeping child… [15mins]
The Displacement Series is the fusion of photographs taken in Lagos, Nigeria with photographs taken in other parts of the world to create another story.