Music of the Dead

Genre: Poetry


 A collection of poems by Musa Idris Okpanachi. The author was shortlisted for LNG in 2009.

About the Author

Musa Idris Okpanachi is an Associate Professor of English in Federal University, Dutse. His poems have appeared in some anthologies and literary reviews.

Musa Idris Okpanachi has written other books and in other genres. His first poetry collection The Eaters of the Living, won the 2008 ANA/Cadbury prize for poetry and was shortlisted for the NLNG prize for literature in 2009. His second collection From the Margins of Paradise was shortlisted for the ANA Poetry Prize in 2013.

He continues to teach and write.