(Osonye Tess Onwueme)
To mark this historic event, international scholars, writers and speakers are expected to dialogue and participate in the celebration of the remarkable Archival Collection of the literary icon now being acquired by the University Wisconsin, in addition to showcasing a production from Onwueme's award-winning plays, “The Reign of Wazobia” during the event.
As you are aware, Dr. Onwueme is the recipient of several prestigious national and international awards, including the Fonlon-Nichols award, the Phyllis Wheatley/Nwapa award for outstanding black writers, the Martin Luther King, Jr./Caeser Chavez Distinguished Writers Award, the African Distinguished Writers Award, and the Association of Nigerian Authors Award (ANA).
We would like to invite you to attend this prestigious event and join in the celebration. We also invite you to spread the word about this once in a lifetime celebration of Dr. Tess Onwueme, international treasure.
Please let me know if I can answer any questions you may have regarding this invitation.