Ake Festival 2016
15-19 November, 2016
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Born in Lagos, Nigeria and descendant of kin from the West Indies, Sierra Leone andthe Republic of Benin,Ayodele Morocco-Clarke is writer of mixed heritage and an award winning Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. She taught Environmental Law as a Senior Lecturer at the Lagos State University and is an Oil & Gas, Nuclear Energy, Renewable Energy and Environmental Law Consultant, whilst also being the Managing Partner of Munroe & Stine, a law firm with its head office in Lagos. Describing herself as stubbornly unconventional, Ayodele is the Editor-in-Chief of ‘Critical Literature Review’ and her written works have appeared in ‘To See the Mountain’ (the 2011 Caine Prize anthology), ‘Crossing the Lines’ (a 2011 anthology edited by Jackie Kay and Kachi A. Ozumba), ‘African Roar 2010 and 2011’, ‘Author Africa 2009’, African Writing, the New Black Magazine, Saraba Magazine and Sphere Literary Magazine, amongst others.