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Out of Town: Zinduka Festival – Africa Rising? Nov. 25-30 2016 @ Kampala – Uganda

zinduka-festival
Dates: November 25-30, 2016
Venue: Kampala, Uganda

http://www.zindukafestival.com/

November 17, 2016 at 6:11 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town/Annual Break Dance Finals: Break Fast Jam 2016, Nov. 19 & 20 2016 @ YMCA Wandegeya (Kampala-Uganda)

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Dates: November 19-20, 2016
Venue: YMCA Wandegeya, Kampala-Uganda
Time: 2pm until 9pm both days.
Entry: 5000 ugx each day and free for kids aged 10 yrs and below

Activities: Bboying/Bgirling (break dance) & popping battles, performances & showcases in Rap, dance & beat boxing/vocal percussion, DJ-ing, free workshops (dance, beat boxing, DJ-ing etc..), Educational discussions and Q & A sessions, press conferences, parties and many more.

Find more info., here http://break-fastjam.com/break-fast-jam-2016-finals-19th-20th-nov/

November 11, 2016 at 9:18 am Leave a comment

Out of Town/Exhibition: the Tsenke Experience, Sept. 30 2016 @ Design Agenda Bar & Restaurant – Kampala

tsenke-experience
Opening: September 30, 2016
Venue: Design Agenda Bar & Restaurant, Kampala
Time: 6 pm

September 24, 2016 at 9:22 am Leave a comment

Out of Town: Writivism Festival, Jun. 16-22 2015 @ Kampala – Uganda

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5-Day Writivism Festival

Dates: June 16th – 22nd 2015
Venue: Kampala, UG)
Early Bird Offer: KES 6,000

About
Writivism is an annual Literary Festival held every June in Kampala, Uganda featuring leading contemporary writers.

Celebrating its 3rd edition this year, the festival guest list boasts of authors, academics, bloggers, journalists, critics, reviewers, publishers and other stakeholders in the African literary infrastructure and is drawn from various parts of the continent and beyond.

This includes Tsitsi Dangarembga, John Nagenda, Sara Bruya, Rachel Zadok, Michela Wrong, Shedrack Chikoti, Chika Unigwe, Edwige Dro, Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah, Ukamaka Olisakwe, Paula Akugizibwe, Dami Ajayi, Aaron Bady, Doreen Baingana, Donald Molosi, Onyeka Nwelue, Aida Mbowa, Moses Kilolo, Jennifer Makumbi and many more.

The festival will also feature book signings, panel discussions, master classes, exhibitions, music and poetry performances, school tours, book launches and readings, stage drama and the Writivism Short Story Prize Awards evening among other activities at the two festial venues, Makerere University and the National Theatre.

Note: Kes. 6,000* Special Early Bird Offer

It covers transport from Nairobi to Kampala and back plus a five-day festival pass. (*Valid till May 31st)
Register now at info@writivism.com

Find a list of discounted hotels and guest houses at http://www.writivism.com (http://writivism.com/?page_id=1726)

May 19, 2015 at 4:03 pm 1 comment

Book launch in Kampala: Elections in a Hybrid Regime – Revisiting the 2011 Ugandan Polls, Jan. 15 2015 @ Hotel Africana

Kampala
Fountain Publishers in conjunction with the French Institute for Research in Africa (IFRA), and the Department of Political Science and Public Administration (Makerere University), and with the support of the Democratic Governance Facility (DGF), with pleasure invite you to attend the launch of the book: Elections in a Hybrid Regime: Revisiting the 2011 Ugandan Polls

Date: Thursday 15 January 2015, at 2.00 pm
Venue: Hotel Africana
Chief Guest: Professor Mondo Kagonyera – Chancellor of Makerere University

January 15, 2015 at 12:28 pm Leave a comment

‘Out of Town’: Kampala Art Biennial 2014 Guided Art Tour & Closing Event, Aug. 30 2014 in Kampala

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Date: August 30, 2014
Venue: Various in Kampala

Find more info on their website

August 25, 2014 at 3:47 pm Leave a comment

Pop-Up Exhibition: East African Encounters by Circle Art Agency, Jun. 20-23 2014 in Nairobi

You are invited
Circle Art Agency is holding its third pop-up exhibition East African Encounters from Friday 20th to Monday 23rd June from 10am to 5pm.

The exhibition features 25 artists from 6 countries: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Sudan, Rwanda and Ethiopia.

Artists Showing: Dawit Abebe. Cloudy Chatanda, Eltayeb Dawelbait, Kebreab Demeke, Salah Elmur, Tamrat Gezagegn, Wanja Kimani, Ehoodi Kichapi, Otieno Kota, Mbuthia Maina, Vita Malulu, Sidney Mang’ong’o, Henry Mzili Mujunga, Patrick Mulondo, Ulindula Mwakisopile, Ian Mwesiga, Paul Ndema, Eria ‘Sane’ Nsubuga, Michael Soi, Ephrem Solomon, Nadir Tharani and John Taouss Tuyisabe.

All works for this exhibition were carefully selected by Circle’s curator, Danda Jaroljmek with support from Circle Art Agency’s wide-reaching network including: 32º East, Kampala; Nafasi Art Space, Dar es Salaam; Wanja Kimani and Karen Obling in Addis Ababa and Salah Elmur in Khartoum.

For More info visit http://www.circleartagency.com/exhibitions/

June 11, 2014 at 10:38 am Leave a comment

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