Dami Ajayi

Dami Ajayi studied Medicine and Surgery at the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife Nigeria where he discovered his love for writing. In that time he also co-founded Saraba, an international literary magazine. He is the recipient of many awards that cut cross poetry, non-fiction and fiction. Daybreak, his electronic chapbook, became an underground classic and his first volume of poems, Clinical Blues, was selected by This Is Africa(TIA) as one of the best books in the last five years. He contributes book, music and film reviews to several culture journals. He is currently working on a novel about contemporary Lagos when he is not studying to become a psychiatrist.

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