On Our Attitude to Literature As a State

So, I am a literature lover and I love stage plays. Sometime ago when I heard of the adaptation of Elechi Amadi’s “The Great Ponds’ and ‘Isiburu’ into a stage play, with my ill health I got dressed and headed straight to the venue Obi Wali Cultural Center. It was a beautiful experience for me. i had some reservations though, but I waved it all aside.
 
Stage plays as these do not happen all the time in Port Harcourt and it makes me wonder and sometimes it really irks me.
 
A couple of days ago, I got to hear of certain stage plays which were to happen in my state and my interest was piqued, just for it to be dampened when I got to hear that “IT WAS STRICTLY BY INVITATION’.

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