Diaspora Writes Back
When: Fri 5 Jul 2013, 18.30-20.30
Where: Conference Centre, British Library
Price: £7.50 / £5 concessions
London-based African poets explore notions of culture, identity and finding a voice during this reflective poetry evening. Kenyan-born Somali poet Warshan Shire, Ugandan Nick Makoha and others will perform works dealing with core themes of identity and migration, manhood and womanhood and the politics of war, peace and love.
Part of Africa Writes, a celebration of contemporary African literature from across the continent and the diaspora in association with the Royal African Society