2018 Crater Literary Festival Enugu
The Crater Literary Festival 2018 is a 2 days celebration of every form of literature, art, and theatre.
It will feature novelists, poets, illustrators, spoken word artists, publishers, who shall come together
to share their works and ideas on how to boost the creative industry in southeast Nigeria.
This year’s second edition will be held at the National Library Conference hall, Independence
The Theme is the Landscape of Creativity. Panel discussions and conversations will focus on the
Role of creativity in national development.
The Crater Literary Festival 2018 which will last 2 days will feature activities such as;
• engaging panel discussions with authors, publishers, comic illustrators, and
• book reading sessions with 4 local authors;
• fiction writing class;
• poetry writing class;
• poetry performance;
• an art exhibition;
• a tour of the national library;
• drama and dance;
• and stimulating literary games.
It is expected that more writers and creative artists resident in south-east Nigeria will gain
more publicity and Enugu state will also get a boost in literary tourism.
The target audience includes writers, artists, publishers, students, academics, literature and