Accra Hosts 2014 Ghana Poetry Festival

Ghana Poetry Festival is a two-day poetry festival to be held on 25th and 26th, April, 2014 at The Center for National Culture, Accra. It will feature book readings, book sales, panel discussions, performance poetry and the likes. During this festival, legends and pioneers of Ghana poetry will be honored. It will also feature some of the exciting young talents from Ghana.

Theme: The Emergence of Poetry & Its Relevance Today

Location: Centre for National Culture (Art Centre) Accra

Key Activities: Poetry Essay Reading/Poetry Reading/ Open Mic Poetry Session/ Poetry Book Sale / Peer Poetry Reviews / Ghanaian Poetry Legend Tribute & Praise Songs / Soul & Jazz Performance by Zanuela from UK / Poetry Performance

Guest of Honour: Hon. Deputy Minister, Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts

Partners: Poetry Foundation Ghana/Poetry Nite With Rainmakers / People of Equal Thoughts & Spirit/ Kumasi Inclined Poets (KIPS) / Academy of Young Writers/ Walk The Talk / Writers Project of Ghana etc.


Contact the following numbers for enquiries and details.

+(233) 208 377 311
+(233) 202 576 868
+(233) 278 822526


Poetry Foundation

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