Spoken Word

The significance of keeping spoken word performance alive

The significance of keeping spoken word performance alive

For the Aba, Abia State-born Ndukwe Onuoha, poetry, a form of literature that uses aesthetic and rhythmic qualities of language such as phonaesthetics, sound symbolism and metre, to evoke meanings, is an important tool for keeping social issues on the front burner of society. He studied History and International Relations at Abia State University, but has worked in advertising ever since.