Ama Ata Aidoo in conversation
When: Sat 12 Jul 2014, 18.30-20.00
Where: Conference Centre, British Library
Price: £8, (£6 Over 60s) and £5
Ama Ata Aidoo is a leading author, poet, playwright, academic and the former Minister of Education of Ghana. From Sissie in Our Sister Killjoy to Esi in Changes: A Love Story, Aidoo’s protagonists are women who make radical choices and defy traditional gender roles. In conversation with writer, translator and critic Wangui wa Goro, Aidoo reflects on her expansive literary career and discusses the main themes, which emerge from her works of fiction.
This event is part of Africa Writes.
Africa Writes is produced in association with the Royal African Society