Africa in Translation: Poetry in (e)motion

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A three-panel symposium exploring the works of a range of African poets and their translators and
marking 25 years of the translation of Ngugi Wa Thiong’o’s Matigari. With Wangui wa Goro, André
Naffis-Sahely, Vusi Mchunu, Hany Rashwan, Dele Fatunla and award-winning poets Gabriel Okoundji
and Ribka Sibhatu. Additional readings and presentations by James Figueroa and Afrikult (Marcelle
Akita, Henry Brefo and Zaahida Mariam Nalumoso).


July 11, 2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm(GMT+00:00)


The British Library

96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB

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