African Books to Inspire: Makings of Masculinity
Sunday 7 July, 13:30 – 14:45
British Library Knowledge Centre, Main Auditorium
With Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀, Sulaiman Addonia and Peter Kimani. Chaired by Zahrah Nesbitt-Ahmed.
Join us for an afternoon of books and inspiration as Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀, Sulaiman Addonia and Peter Kimani share and reflect on their favourite African literature titles, ranging from classic texts through to new writing. This year’s edition of our popular panel will address books that have stirred and critiqued notions of masculinity, which all play a part in the work of these writers. Come discover and be inspired!
Missed this event? Read our blog piece capturing all the books shared at the panel.
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Image: Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀ by Pixels Photography, Kinna Likimani by Ake Fest, Sulaiman Addonia by Lyse Ishimwe, and Peter Kimani by Yusuf, Wachira.