The All African Women Poetry Festival seeks to conceptualize, program and deliver a unique poetry experience whilst exploring the multiplicity of Africa's cultural heritage with women from different cultural backgrounds and countries.

Event Speakers

Miss Saraphina Oduro Darko

Akofa Edjeani

Dufie Boakye

Dr. Ansong

Mariska Taylor

Oluwatoyin Odusanya

Doreen Avio

Ama Krampah

Dzifa Grey

Gina Fiagbenu

Petra Aba Asamoah

Effie Nkrumah

Miss Yankey

Dr. Kaltum Akubo

Cynthia Amoah

Conference Schedule

# Topic Speaker TimeHall
1 Anthology workshop (recurring) in person and virtual event. closed workshopProf Esi Sutherland- Addy, 10:00 - 13:00British Council
2 Workshop/Panel African wellness - Women will be well!Ama Krampah, Petra, Dzifa Grey12:30 - 13:30British Council - Garden
3 Workshop- Finding the Person called MeMami Serwaa Amoakohene13:15 - 13:30British Council
4 Adinkra Poetry Prize - Reading & Fundraiser - Art Africa Gallery
5 Panel Conversation 1- A reading for Ama Ata AidooDzifa Grey, Kate Awuku-Darko (UK), Nana Hemaa Kobi Osisiadan-Bekoe17:30 - 18:30Art Africa Gallery
6 Opening ceremony & Poetry Exhibition18:30 - 19:30Art Africa Gallery
# Topic Speaker TimeHall
1 Workshop - Anthology Workshop - British Council - Garden
2 VOW10:00 - 12:00
3 Book launch - guest event - Song of a caged bird. - British Council
4 Panel Conversation - Programming women-poetry for the creative economy16:20 - 17:20British Council
5 Panel - Women Reading Africa.17:30 - 18:30
6 Panel - We must all be Poets!, Dr. Tryphena Yeboah, Chioniso Tsikisayi, Mariska Araba Taylor, Akosua Dufie Boakye19:10 - 20:10British Council
7 Film showing - Movie in he park We are dying hereJesse, Anniwaa Buachie19:10 - 21:00British Council
# Topic Speaker TimeHall
1 Literary Therapy SessionPetrina Adusei10:00 - 11:15British Council
2 Cross continent Poetry Soiree - Closing Concert18:30 - 21:00British Council

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