The Life and Times of Ama Ata Aidoo Moderated by Molara Wood
A girl's voice does not break, and other quotes from Ama Ata Aidoo.
At the end of Aké festival every year, there is a session which features an interview with the headliner of the year just before Palm wine and poetry and the closing party. This year's life and times session featured the headliner, Ama Ata Aidoo, ghanian author, playwright and academic. She is renowned for her works, Sister Kill Joy and Changes, and other works that feature women protagonists who defy stereotypical women's roles of their time. It was headlined by Kenyan writer Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o in 2016 and by poet in Niyi Osundare in 2015.