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Programme

Accra Book Fest 2019 Programme

The theme for this year’s Book Festival is: ‘Dream, A Talk With The Afro-Wold.’ Join us.

Day 1

Thursday, October 24, 2019

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TIME VENUE
Kwame Nkrumah Writers’ Workshop 2019 11:00am – 2:00pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
Reading School Project 2019 11am – 12:30pm Association International School, Airport
*Outreach Activation to talk about activities of Amnesty International Ghana and Human Rights 2:00pm – 6:00pm University of Professional Studies, Accra
Day 2

Friday, October 25, 2019

Kwame Nkrumah Writers’ Workshop 2019 11:00am – 2:00pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
*Reading Charity School Project 2019 9am – 5:30pm Adam-Kyiren Basic School in the Central Region
*Ga Ne Arts Fair 2019 2:00pm – 6:00pm Archaeology Museum, University of Ghana, Legon
*Outreach Activation to talk about activities of Amnesty International Ghana and Human Rights 2:00pm – 6:00pm University of Ghana, Legon
Day 3

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Opening Ceremony/Exposition of theme 10:00am – 11:00am SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
Writers’ Durbar: ‘Young writers meet writers’ Convo 11:35pm – 12:35pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
Childhood & Marriage in Africa
Of Women and Frogs’ by Bisi Adjapon 12:50pm – 1:45pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
The Marriage Ban’ by Yusuf Ahmad Bello 1:55pm – 2:55pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
Food & Travelling
Transatlantic Food Migration, how African food migrated over to the USA’ by Bayyinah Monk Nduaka 3:15pm – 4:15pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
Exploring the beauty of Africa’ by Lerato Mogoatlhe 4:40pm – 5:40pm SRC Conference Room, University of Ghana, Legon
Day 4

Sunday, October 26, 2019

Writers’ Tour: “A visit to the ancestors” 10:00am – 8:00pm Accra – Elmina Castle, Central Region

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