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PIN EVENT // YOUNG, GIFTED and BLACK!

  • Yambu Café 129 Elizabeth St Hobart, Tasmania Australia (map)

To celebrate the release of the new anthology Growing Up African in Australia, The Pin in partnership with Citizen Tasmania is hosting a one-off launch event in Tasmania.

Join contributors Grace Williams, Iman Sissay and Shona Kambarami for a night of readings and discussion at Yambu Cafe. This is your chance to hear directly from the authors and secure a copy of the book.

The night will include entertainment by local artists including musician Kartanya Maynard.

To purchase a ticket click here.


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Compiled by award-winning author Maxine Beneba Clarke, with curatorial assistance from writers Ahmed Yussuf and Magan Magan, Growing Up African in Australia brings together voices from the regions of Africa and the African diaspora, including the Caribbean and the Americas. Told with passion, power and poise, these are the stories of African-diaspora Australians.

Date:   Friday 12th April

Time:   6.30pm

Venue: Yambu Cafe,

Price:   $10

 Purchase tickets here.

Earlier Event: October 19
PIN EVENT // Cultural Forum