Diaspora Writes Back - An exciting evening of African verse and versatility

Wednesday, 19 June 2013
DMF - Website Editor

Diaspora Writes Back: London based African poets exploring ideas of culture, migration and identity. 

Diaspora Writes Back: Warsan Shire and other London based African poets explore notions of identity, 5th July 2013 at The British Library - www.bl.uk to book

Join award winning London-based African poets for an exciting and revealing evening of verse and versatility, as they explore notions of culture, migration, and identity.  Hosted by author and founder of the Brunel University African Poetry Prize, Bernardine Evaristo MBE, the evening will feature performances from Warsan Shire, Nick Makoha, Nii Ayikwei Parkes, and Leeto Thale.

Friday, 5 July

Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm 

Tickets: £7.50/£5 concessions

Venue [with full postcode]: 6:30-8:30pm

To Book, visit www.bl.uk

This event is part of the Africa Writes festival, taking place at the British Library and organised in partnership with the Royal African Society.