The Travelling Word: A West African Epic

Kewulay Kamara
Date and Time: 
April 28, 2011 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
Admission: 
$10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members

Joined by West African Jali musicians, Kewulay Kamara discusses, performs and screens segments of his documentary about his attempt to recreate an ancient oral epic after the only written copy was destroyed in Sierra Leone's recent Civil War.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Illuminated Verses