Prof. Lade Wosornu, one of the few Ghanaians who has broken the myth—that science and creative arts have no strong connection—will be held in an exclusive conversation on his birthday.
The conversation to be moderated by Martin Egblewogbe (host of Writers Project on Citi) will seek to explore the experience of Prof in life, how he managed to be an astute poet while a surgeon, his view and dream for the future generation among others. The conversation will also allow invited individuals to share experience and tribute with/to Prof. Wosornu. There will also be performances of his poems as interludes and a birthday lunch.
The event will be held on 24 March 2019 at 3:00 pm in his residence—H/No. C213/20, Hesse Crescent, opposite Tano Guest House, Abelenkpe-Accra, +233 27 4 723 333.
Prof. Wosornu is a prominent figure in the Ghanaian literary & academic landscape, an essayist and columnist on a range of health issues in Ghanaian papers. Works of Prof. Wosornu include Ete’ & Other Poems, Celestial Bride & Other Poems and Journey Without Ends & Other Poems, Welcome To Wellness among others. Some of his works mostly read and learned in schools are Master Brewer, A Rediscovery & Raider of the Treasure Trove (in Senior High Schools) and Desert River (in Basic Schools).
Interested participants can reach +233 244 174 908 for an invitation. Entrance is free.