Thursday, July 20, 2017
Marcia Ostashewski

The African Market and Discovery Day

Join the African Market and Discovery Day packed with activities celebrating the themes from West Africa: Word, Symbol, Song exhibition. – See more at: https://www.bl.uk/events/the-african-market-and-discovery-day#sthash.X6vLhspG.dpuf

The Sunjata Story: Glimpse of a Mande Epic

Film screening and Q&A

15.00 – 16.00

Conference Centre

Watch the life story of Sunjata Keita, the prince who founded West Africa’s greatest empire almost 800 years ago. Passed down for generations through song, spoken recitation, and musical accompaniment on traditional griot instruments, this epic will be introduced by Marcia Ostashewski, the film’s producer.

Details

Name: The African Market and Discovery Day
Where: Entrance Hall
The British Library
96 Euston Road
London
NW1 2DB
Show map      How to get to the Library
When:
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
boxoffice@bl.uk

 

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