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The Travelling Word: A West African Epic

Kewulay Kamara
Date and Time: 
April 28, 2011 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Kray Hall
$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.

View an excerpt from Kewulay Kamara's program below

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Illuminated Verses