Africa Writes Pre-Launch Reception



6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Atrium at Senate House,
SOAS, University of London
10 Thornhaugh Street,
London, WC1H 0XG


Free (donations to RAS gratefully received)

Join us and celebrate the society’s achievements and a pre-launch of Africa Writes 2023 in an exciting evening with poetry by Yomi Sode and a performance by Kadialy Kouyate, while enjoying delicacies prepared by African chefs and a curated selection of cocktails by Kromanti Rum*.

Are you a member yet? If not, still come and learn more about our exciting programmes and events ahead with out team and council members. And if you are feeling lucky, there will be a raffle prize for a Africa Writes weekend pass.

The event is free but donations are very welcome. Limited spaces, registration is advised.

We can’t wait to see you at this big celebration!

*Proudly sponsored by Kromanti Rum

Fun fact: The Kromanti people had a unique insight to local botanicals and their benefits, integral to survival and prosperity. Through the magic of storytelling, folklore and passing down of family recipes, this knowledge has been kept safe through oral storytelling.