Dear friends,

The Goethe Institut and PEN Kenya chapter will be hosting poet and human rights activist Shailja Patel. Please find below more details:



A SHAILJA PATEL LECTURE(Acclaimed US-Based Kenyan Poet and Human Rights Activist)


·       The event is organized by PEN Kenya Centre and supported by the  Goethe-Institut.


·       Introduction by Khainga O’Okwemba (President, PEN Kenya)


·       Panel: Prof Chris Wanjala,Prof Elizabeth Orchardson-Mazrui,Dr Tom Odhiambo,Dr Waveney Olembo,Eliphas Nyamogo,Tony   Mochama.


Venue: Goethe-Institut-Nairobi

Date: Thursday May 23, 2013

Time: 5:00pm

Entry: Free-With Refreshments.