African Muslim Women Writing Back

DIGITAL ONLY Saturday 16 October, 13:00 – 14:15 BST Venue: Crowdcast Tickets: FREE/ £2 / £5 / £10 (Pay What You Can) With Salma El Wardany, Hauwa Ojeifo, Hadiza Isma El-Rufai & Aisha Salaudeen.   Writers from Nigeria and the UK…

Radical Activism in Africa

DIGITAL ONLY Monday 18 October, 17:30 – 18:45 BST / 19:30 – 20:45 (EAT) Venue: Crowdcast Tickets: FREE / £2 / £5 / £10 (Pay What You Can) With Stella Nyanzi, Ayo Sogunro, Leigh-Ann Naidoo and James Wan.   African Argument’s…

Writing as Radical Activism

DIGITAL ONLY Tuesday 19 October 2021 Time: 12:30 – 14:00 (BST) Venue: Zoom Tickets: FREE / £2 / £5 / £10 (Pay What You Can) With Sekai Makoni. Channel your activism into essay writing. Essay writing can be a deeply…

Of Heart & Home: Safe Houses for Queer Africans

DIGITAL ONLY Tuesday 19 October, 17:30 – 18:45 BST Venue: Crowdcast Tickets: FREE / £2 / £5 / £10 (Pay What You Can) With Annette Nyabundi, Chiké Frankie Edozien and others. A conversation on community activism and loving affirmation of self…

Comfort Food with Wana Wana

DIGITAL ONLY Wednesday 20 October 2021 Time: 16:00 – 17:30 (BST) Venue: Zoom Tickets: FREE / £2 / £5 / £10 (Pay What You Can) With Wana Udobang. A poetry workshop that uses food and recipes as a pathway to…

Blurred Lines: Realism & Fantasy

DIGITAL ONLY Thursday 21 October, 18:30 – 20:00 BST Venue: Crowdcast Tickets: FREE /£2 / £5 / £10 (Pay What You Can) With Nii Ayikwei-Parkes, Boakyewaa Glover, Afia Atakora & others.   Exploring the blurred lines of fantasy and reality in…

Sex Lives of African Women

IN PERSON & LIVE STREAM Saturday 23 October, 14:30 – 16:00 BST Venue: Knowledge Centre Theatre and British Library Player Tickets: Included in Saturday Day Pass With Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah, Desta Haile, Hibaq Osman and lyds.  Searingly honest, courageous and vulnerable…

Inherited: All Our Names

Inherited: All Our Names

IN PERSON & LIVE-STREAMED Africa Writes 2021 Headline Event Saturday 23 October, 17:30 – 19:00 (BST) Knowledge Centre Theatre and British Library Player Tickets: £10 / £8 / £5* (or also included in Saturday Day Pass) A rhythmic evening of…

Of This Our Country

IN PERSON & LIVE STREAM Sunday 24 October, 12:00 – 13:30 BST Venue: Knowledge Centre Theatre and British Library Player Tickets: Included in Sunday Day Pass   With Chikodili Emelumadu, Inua Ellams and Abi Daré and readings from J K Chukwu,…

Wild Imperfections

IN PERSON & LIVE STREAM Sunday 24 October, 14:30 – 16:00 BST Venue: Knowledge Centre Theatre and British Library Player Tickets: Included in Sunday Day Pass   With Natalia Molebatsi, Anni Domingo, Kadija Sesay, Olumide Popoola, Tj Dema and Tolu Agbelusi….

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