A celebration of Afrobeats! Join Love of Culture in conversation with Christian Adofo exploring his forthcoming debut book A Quick Ting On Afrobeats (Oct 2021, Jacaranda Books) which chronicles the social and cultural development of the incredible music genre.
From Fela Kuti to UK Funky to the dances that champion the culture –the night will follow the book- in celebrating the pioneers of Afrobeats and explore how it’s sub-genres have provided new articulations of Black identity and pride.
With live DJ sets from Christian Adofo and DJ Pat-Jay plus poetry, the night aims to serve good vibes and great conversations!
Christian Adofo is an established writer, cultural curator and author from North-East London. His debut book is part of the first ever non-fiction series celebrating Black British culture.
Love of Culture is a platform that celebrates Black voices, experiences and creativity through Arts and Literature events, exhibitions and book clubs.