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Africa Week 2017 Educational Forum @ UWE Bristol

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Glendining Theatre (2D67),

Frenchay Campus

UWE Bristol

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Africa Week 2017 - Educational Forum

Wednesday 29th March 2017

12.30-5 pm

Theme – Cultural Identity

Keynote speaker – Nana Ayebia Clarke (MBE),

Founder and Managing Director, Ayebia Clarke Publishing Ltd and previously Submissions Editor of the highly acclaimed Heinemann African and Caribbean Writers Series for 12 years where she published and promoted prominent writers and Nobel Prize winning authors.

There will be a range of seminars delivered by multinational company General Electric (GE) on transitioning into the real world and cultural identity and speakers from the Aspiring Professionals Hub (APH). There will also be stands for exhibitors from organisations such as GE, Frontiers and many more

Finally, a highly thought provoking Panel Discussion titled

Does Your Hair Matter?

Confirmed panellists; Nana Ayebia Clarke - (MBE), Ayebia Publishing Ltd; Mr Ahmed Emara - UWE Student Union President); Lekia Lee – Image Activist, Lekia Lée, Creator of new VOX TV Fashion show, Kouture Afrika and Director of ‘The Project Embrace Experiment’; Dr Marie-Annick Gournet - Learning for All Hub Leader (UWE Bristol)

We look forward to welcoming you to what promises to be great event.

Refreshments will be provided

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Glendining Theatre (2D67),

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UWE Bristol

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