Name: SU’EDDIE VERSHIMA AGEMA
- BRING OUR CASKET HOME: TALES ONE SHOULDN’T TELL (poetry), SEVHAGE, 2012
- HOME EQUALS HOLES: TALE OF AN EXILE (poetry), SEVHAGE, 2014
- BOTTOM OF ANOTHER TALE (Short Stories), SEVHAGE, 2014
- A BASKET OF TALES (Short Stories), Co-Editor, SEVHAGE, 2015
- THE PROMISE THIS TIME WAS NOT A FLOOD (Poetry), Co-Editor, SEVHAGE, 2015
Genre: Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction
- Joint Prize Winner, Association of Nigerian Authors Poetry Prize 2014
- Winner, Mandela Day Short Story Prize 2016
- Shortlist, Abubakar Gimba Prize for Short Stories 2015
- Shortlist, ANA Prose Prize 2014
- PEN Nigeria/Saraba Poetry Prize 2013 Shortlist
- Association of Nigerian Authors 2013 Poetry Prize Longlist
- EGC Top 50 Contemporary Poets that rocked Nigeria 2013, 2014 and 2015
Su’eddie Vershima Agema is a Development Worker, Editor and Executive Officer at SEVHAGE Publishers (an imprint of Vershage). He is the immediate past Chairman of the Association of Nigerian Authors (Benue State Chapter) and a member of the ANA National Teen Authorship Scheme. He is also the Team Leader of the SEVHAGE Literary and Development Initiative.
Su’eddie has a passion for promoting Nigerian literature and has conducted and facilitated different workshops on literature, development and leadership for youths and teenagers. Su’eddie is a traveller, loves making friends and loving. If he would let go of sentiments and literary commitments, he would write a hundred books in a year. Find out more on his blog.
I am a member of the WRR editorial team.