Saturday 30 August 2014

[FEATURED] Onyeka Nwelue's "The Burnt Europe Tour'

Debbie Edwards Talent Management has announced Nigerian poet, novelist and filmmaker, Onyeka Nwelue's "The Burnt Europe Tour". He will tour France, The Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Portugal, Spain and Czech Republic. 

A recipient of a 2013 Prince Claus Fund Ticket Grant, Nwelue is a Visiting Lecturer of African Studies at the University of Hong Kong and will embark on a short tour of Europe this September till October, promoting his debut audio poetry, "Of Flowers and Sex Symphonies" (La Cave Musik/Jungle Records 2014) and poetry collection, Burnt (Hattus, 2014), which has been described by British-Hungarian poet, George Szirtes as 'breathless.' 

He is currently in Mexico and attending the Festival of Poetry of Maracaibo in Venezuela.

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22nd September, 2014,
au Chat Noir 76 rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud 75011, Paris.


13th October, 2014,
Cinnamon Wednesday, Cafe Bloc,
Reguliersdwarsstraat 23, Amsterdam


16th October, 2014
Passa Porta, Brussels


23rd October, 2014
FH Kufstein, Tyrol. 

(date to be announced)
Anos 60, 1100-595, Lisbon

(date to be announced)
Hipnotik Faktory
56 escalera. B-atico 4 08018, Barcelona

(date to be announced)
Safarikova 202/15, 120 00 Praha 2-Vinohrady

In response to the strong demand for Onyeka Nwelue and his new releases, "The Burnt Europe Tour" is brought to you by DETManagement and Hattus in collaboration with La Cave Musik [Paris]. 

You can host him in your city in Europe from September-October by contacting Debbie Edwards at or visiting