Lanaire Adeyemi also known as “Verse Writer” held her first poetry show on the 16th of June 2018. The poetry show was tagged “An Evening With Verse Writer”.

The show held at the University of Warwick (Coventry). The youngster alongside a host of others, including: Sosa, Mica, Ore and Nile thrilled audiences with their oral poetry performances.

Lanaire Adeyemi mostly performed from her anthology of poems titled: “Of Ivory and Ink.” She did so with music from her band, which include: Neri (violin); Koffi (piano); Iota (saxophone) and; Ademola, who did the vocals.

Verse Writer also had a gallery showing, exhibiting her journals, favourite books and other things, taking advantage of a phone-free space to spur amazing conversations.

Watch the highlight of the show below:


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