FPC

Memories

About FPC

Countdown begins… Festival Poetry Calabar (FPC), an initiative of Poets in Nigeria (PIN), takes place […]

Guests

Obari Gomba (PhD) teaches Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Port Harcourt. He is […]

Programme

FESTIVAL POETRY CALABAR 2019 THEME: Poets in The Digital Age: Bytes and Heights WORKSHOP: Chapbooks […]

The Team

Bassey Itam Asuquo, a Nigerian poet from Cross River State, is the Chairman, Festival-Poetry-Calabar (FPC) […]

Gallery

Have a delightful experience viewing the colourful images captured during all four editions of the […]

About FPC

Countdown begins…

Festival Poetry Calabar (FPC), an initiative of Poets in Nigeria (PIN), takes place annually in the city of Calabar. Since inception in 2015, the festival has attracted hundreds of writers, poets and literary enthusiasts into Calabar and also stimulated interests in literary matters and artistic expressions among residents of the city. The FPC features activities such as Walk for Poetry, poetry readings and performances, panel discussions, drama, music, book chats, Calabar Welcomes You, Sights & Sounds (tour of Calabar City), tour of the gallery of poetry, On-the-Spot writing contest, and others.

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Poetourism

Nigerian Digital Poetry is a literary art form erected on the superstructure of traditional oral poetry and appropriate indigenous aesthetics in symbiotic relationship with the global in synergized digital platforms.
Peter Onyekachi Onuoha

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