july, 2014

sat12jul3:30 pmsat4:30 pmBroadening the Gaze: African & Diaspora Travel Writing in the 21st Century 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm 96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DBTickets:FREE

Event Details

What space is there for the African gaze in contemporary travel literature? How are African and
Diaspora writers broadening perspectives on the continent and the rest of the world? With Noo
Saro-Wiwa, author of Looking for Transwonderland: Travels in Nigeria; Justin Edwards, co-editor
of Other Routes: 1500 Years of African & Asian Travel Writing; and Andy Akinwolere, broadcaster.
Moderated by Fatimah Kelleher, international social development consultant and writer.


(Saturday) 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm


The British Library

96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB