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Speak Your Truth

  • Simulacra Studio, London (map)

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.

Earlier Event: November 11
UCL workshop: Public Speaking
Later Event: November 18
UCL workshop: Getting Organised