Thursday, April 1, 2010
This online platform has a growing number of membership profile. And they poets in their own rights involved in sketches of literary activities. We do identified with the rigorous literary sessions they have organised and readings that kept the fair alive.
It is our sole aim to, with robust collaborative effort to make Poetry and indeed literature accessible to everybody. The unique richness of Africa poetry will remain our song. We belief that Poetry though predominantly considered to be written by the highly intellectual minds, is nonetheless in it's folklores scenes. Continue in the poetry stride.
You may speak it, write it or sing it, poetry will live. And in all reading sessions to provide the forum for interactive exchange of ideas, we have one purpose in mind. It is to make Africa poems accessible to literary circle across the world.
We are community of Africa poets who are in a formidable working relationship to have warm interactions between themselves as they share poetic experiences and participate in common poetry activities. As you join and explore the benefits this platform avails, we hope that a strong Africa voice of poetry will be raised to position and strengthen the fulcrum of poetry in the society. Together, we shall continue to promote poetry. Membership is free here. To become a member, click here -africapoetsociety.webs.com click to enroll and participate in the forum activities as well as interact with other poets in the society.
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
''We hear,we see,we imagine,we write,we speak and share it...''
We Are Poets Of Class
We are here as poets who take hold of great and small opportunities to improve forge our skills together to create the word and speak the word with fervency.Our poetry will mirror and will communicate all going-on in the society to improve effective relationship between literary minds and the community where we live.
We always step forward first and always.At Africa Poetry Society, we are dedicated individuals working with our good intentions to ‘poeticize’ everything, using poetry to create events and policies as contribution to build a virile community. As poets, we see ourselves duty bound to create sustainable literary opportunities and scholarship for all Africans and others poets in the world.
Through this pool of membership, any Local Africa Poetry Society group and effort that is created in the region as an affiliate or local branch can enjoy the richness a mutual working together can bring especially as we forge resources together to create improvements in local poetry activities and studies.This is the same avenue that we shall always take to encourage each member that has registered into this free of charge forum but is willing to remain an active participant of the forum as we take poetry to the most enviable height in Africa.
As Africa Poetry Society, we will continue with our vision and mission of encouraging and contributing to the growth of literary activities-poetry- sourcing all opportunities that ever exist to strengthen its members and availing them poetry exposure.