The Ake Arts and Book Festival is back with its fifth edition and is set to take place at the Arts and Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta from 14-18 November, 2017. This year’s theme is This F-word and events will focus largely on creative women doing amazing things both on the African continent and beyond.
As part of its aim to develop, promote and celebrate creativity on the African continent, Ake Festival 2017 will feature 12 authors in 6 book chats, 1 art exhibition with 5 incredible female artists, 1 stage play, 2 story telling sessions, 1 in-depth interview, school visits, 12 stimulating panel discussions, 5 film screenings, 1 musical concert with 5 amazing women, a tour of historic sites and a night of poetry performance.
To access the full program of event, kindly visit akefestival.org to view and download the event agenda. For registration for the Ake Arts and Books Festival visit FESTIVAL REGISTRATION to get the full registration details.