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The Travelling Word: A West African Epic

Apr 28, 2011 | 7:00 pm

Kewulay Kamara

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

Admission $10, $7 for students and seniors, free to Poets House Members Location Kray Hall Sponsored By Poets House


Apr 28, 2011
7:00 pm