Gabriel Bamgbose is a Nigerian writer and critic. He is currently teaching Literature in the Department of English, Tai Solarin University of Education, Nigeria. He is the founding editor of Ijagun Poetry Journal. He is widely published in different academic journals, national and international. Some of his literary works have appeared in Lantern Magazine, The New Black Magazine, The Literary Yard, BareBack Magazine, Sankofa Magazine, New Asian Writing, Online Nigeria and Ijagun Poetry Journal. One of his poems was also longlisted for the 2013 Ghana Poetry Prize and is forthcoming in Prestige Anthology. His poetry collection, Something Happened After the Rain, is forthcoming from Partridge Africa.