We have the honour of being joined by Lemn Sissay MBE who is exclusively bringing us his official Ethiopian Book launch for upcoming memoir “My name is Why”. He is a poet, playwright and broadcaster. He has read poetry all over the world and was awarded an MBE for services to literature. He is the Chancellor of The University of Manchester and was the first poet commissioned to write for the London Olympics. He is a regular contributor to radio and TV and a prolific speaker, inspiring audiences on a daily basis across the globe.

We will be joined by Azmari performers throughout the night, Zewditu Yohannes, masinko players and DJ Sami who will keep you entertained by playing the latest Ethiopian hits!

In partnership with Lovegrass Ethiopia

Hosted by Selam Amare