Yohanna Joseph Waliya

Personal Information

First name: 
Yohanna
Last name: 
Waliya
Brief Bio: 

Yohanna Joseph Waliya is a Nigerian digital poet, distant writer, novelist, playwright, winner of the Janusz Korczak Prize for Global South 2020, Electronic Literature Organization Research Fellow and UNESCO Janusz Korczak Fellow, Creator & Curator of MAELD and ADELD [2022 Emerging Open Scholarship Award: Honourable Mention, C-SKI], Executive Director of AELA& ADELI, and Hastac Scholar 2021-2023 . He writes in English and French. Among his works are : La révolte de vie (play), Monde 2.0 (play), Hégémonie Disparue (novel), Quand l’Afrique se lèvera (novel), Homosalus (digital poetry), Momenta (digital poetry), @TinyKorczak (Twitterbot-poetry), Climatophosis (digital poetry: The best use of DH for Fun 2020) etc. He’s also Graduate Assistant at the Department of Modern Languages and Translation Studies, University of Calabar as well as a M.A. French student at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. His research interests cover distant writing, Digital Poetry, Twitterbot-poetry, Twitterature, language discourse etc.

Recent Content

Visit https://africanelit.org/AELAIWC.php

African Electronic Literature Alliance International Workshop Conference (AELAIWC 2021): Call for Participation

November 22 2021 to November 25 2021
Event
Call for Participation AELAIWC 2021 In recent times, increased attention is being paid to digital technologies, especially how they impact research and innovation in the fields of natural and human sciences, and more recently how these tools enhance affect the mechanics and dynamics of our day-to-...
University of Lagos
Akoka
Lagos Lagos Sate 010000
Nigeria
Subscribe to This User's Most Recent Posts