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Akua Naru Live In Concert at The Alchemist Bar, Westlands

  Akua Naru performs live at The Alchemist Bar, Parklands Road this Thursday from 7pm. Born Latanya Hinton and raised in New Haven (USA), Akua Naru’s journey to internationally acclaimed hip hop artist has led her from the city’s Newhallville section to Cologne, Germany where she currently resides and creates music. Along this female wordsmith’s […]

Nakuru Upgrade Poetry Hits 40

Nakuru’s biggest poetry event, Upgrade Poetry, celebrates its 40th edition on Sunday 25th Sept 2016 at The Legacy Hotel from 2pm-5pm. For lovers of poetry in Nakuru and its environs, you are invited to savor a fortifying afternoon of words and rhythm.   Charges: Advance Ticket:  150/- Gate: 250/-   The chief MC Uba Wilson […]

Nirvana: Spoken Word Album Launch By Namatsi Lukoye

  Kenyan poetry is an arts field that’s commendably on a steady rise. With the onset of events such as Street Poetry, Hisia Zangu Poetry Workshop, Poetry Spot, Eve Of Poetry, Fatuma’s Voice, and others, talent is being raised everyday. There is obviously a big disconnect between Kenya’s old poets and the current folk as […]

Poets In Prison For No Good Reason

Sunday, 25th August 2013. I’m scheduled to attend Street Poetry after a long absence. It’s the one and only poetry event that takes place in the open probably in the whole of Kenya. I’m spruced up for a relaxing afternoon after a restful Saturday following the success of Fatuma’s Voice at Nairobi Cinema that Friday. […]