Nigerian filmmaker, producer and funder, Mishael Maro Amos has been selected for the James Currey Writing and Publishing Workshop, facilitated by British/South African writer, Stephen Embleton, who has been chosen as the James Currey Fellow at the African Studies Centre, University of Oxford.��
Samson Onwe, President of The James Currey Society, in his letter, said: ?I am delighted to congratulate you for being approved for the James Currey Writing and Publishing Workshop for 2021/22, (January 5th – February 7th, 2022), which reflects your achievements in the field of African Literature.�
Mr. Amos is an accomplished creative producer, who co-executive produced Other Side of History, a biopic of Emeka Ojukwu, who studied Modern History at Lincoln College, University of Oxford. Other Side of History was screened at the University of Oxford on November 4th, 2021 to a star-studded audience which included Nigerian Presidential candidate, Professor Kingsley Moghalu, Professor James Currey, DJ Cuppy, Emem Isong and many more.��
While at the University of Oxford, Mr. Amos will develop works, modeled on the works of eminent British publisher, James Currey.