Between 27th – 30th November Kwani celebrates a decade in artistic, literary and media production. Over the four days, Kwani Trust will host public literary lectures, book launches, video installations, readings that feature Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor, Chimamanda Adichie Ngozi, Binyavanga Wainaina as part of a longer reflection on the place of contemporary East African and African Literature within a 50-year old political and social context.
I will be performing one of my poems – Old Bones, New Soup in the entertainment interlude during the Inaugural lecture happening at the Kenyatta University Find full details below.
Thursday 28th November
Kwani? Inaugural Annual Lecture I (10th Anniversary Special): Reflections On Kenyan Contemporary Literature in the context of a 50 Year old Kenya by Dr. Mbugua Wa Mungai
Time: 11.00am – 11.45am
Kwani? Inaugural Annual Lecture II (10th Anniversary Special): My Writing Journey: From Weight Of Whispers To Dust by Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
Time: 11.50 – 12.45 pm:
Venue: Room 014, Kenyatta University
Free entry (by Pre-registration ONLY). Register
Get the full #Kwaniat10 program here