*Note that this is an unpaid position* Illino is creating a group of committed writers to create short stories (and/or novelettes) and poems from September to December 2018. We look to create a diverse community of writers who will create narratives that immerse their readers in Nigerian culture. Illino's work requires writers are to do … Continue reading Calling all the Writers!
Illino Cultural Association Giveaway If you are looking for a free way to get 5,000 naira credit, today is your lucky day! What is your favourite Illino post? Post a short 1 minute video on Twitter of you explaining what your favourite Illino post is, why you chose it and what it means to you. … Continue reading August Giveaway!
Above are the details of our online events from July 14th-August 18th 2018
Date: 23rd June 2018 Time: 6-7:30 PM WAT Location: Illino's Twitter Feed Some topics to be discussed: We will be discussing opportunities for Nigerians, and the stories of young Nigerians who have excelled despite the discouraging situation of Nigeria If you would like to submit your story Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or send us a direct message @IllinoCA … Continue reading June 23rd: IssaThread
Date: 16th June 2018 Time: 6-7:00 PM WAT Location: The Perspective Movement Instagram Live Chat Some topics to be discussed: We will be exploring the relationship between national institutions and the behaviour of Nigerian youth today. We will be discussing unique opportunities created for Nigerian youth, and the way in which we can capitalize on the doors open … Continue reading June 16th: Our Institutions, Our Voice, Our choice
Date: 2nd June 2018 Time: 6-7:00 PM WAT Location: The Perspective Movement General Body Whatsapp groupchat Some topics to be discussed: We will be discussing the “Not Too Young to Run” bill, its pros, cons, and the story behind the bill. We will use this to explore the general place of youth in Nigerian society, and how … Continue reading June 2nd: Not Too Young To Run
Hello everyone! We are organizing a research-based creative art intensive through which we hope to create content for our posts for the rest of the year. This majorly involves writers and visual artists creating narratives to depict and immerse people in the indigenous culture. Date&Time: (Tentatively) June 11th-August 21st 2018. You are allowed to select the … Continue reading Summer Intensive 2018
Date: 28th April 2018 Time: 1-2:00 PM GMT+1 Location: The Perspective Movement General Body Whatsapp groupchat Some topics to be discussed: Why are certain things considered beautiful, as opposed to others? Did a trend-setter start them? Do certain aspects of beauty conform to this society’s general reasoning? Or do they change these? Are things considered "beautiful" ultimately beneficial … Continue reading April 28th: Aesthetics VS Function
Date: April 21st 2018 Time: 1-2:30 PM GMT+1 Location: ThePerspectiveMovementNG Instagram Live Chat Details: This event is essentially an interactive talk on what beauty has looked like historically in Nigeria, in different tribes and locations, at different times, and within the different genders. How to join the discussion Follow us on Instagram @theperspectivemovement ,and you should receive a … Continue reading April 21st: The Evolution of Beauty in Nigeria
Date: 14th April 2018 Time: 1-2:30 PM GMT+1 Location: The Perspective Movement General Body Whatsapp Groupchat This is the first discussion for this month's theme, "Beauty.'" We look to explore how societal perceptions of beauty in men and women has evolved in Nigeria from pre-colonial times till date. Some topics that will be discussed: Defining … Continue reading April 14th: What is Beauty?