Speak Your Truth, is a night celebrating owning your space, presented by Frisky Ents and BAKITA:KK. Through spoken word, music and debate, we will be exploring what it means to Speak Your Truth and hold your own.
BAKITA:KK is an international performance poet, writer and HIV activist. She has shared her poetry and delivered talks in Africa, Europe and North America (from Thaba Bosiu, in southern Africa, to a TEDx stage).
BAKITA:KK’s poetry centres identity and negotiating spaces. Through her poetry she explores the tensions between expectations and stereotypes, focusing on relationships, mental wellbeing, self-love, Black & African history and self-discovery.