#PaGya Literary Festival in Accra
This weekend the new literary festival PaGya (I believe the meaning is “To light a fire” in Akan) organized by Writers Project Ghana happened. Here are my impressions.
1. So many literature lovers and writers!
The first night I stumbled into the company of several of the international guests and stayed way longer than planned…
Comment from the floor, “the publisher doesn’t sell or promote my book, I will self publish next time!” Here’s @eimasuen‘s response. #PaGyapic.twitter.com/BDR6g0w9Yv
Head over to my instagram to see what books I walked home with: instagram.com/kajsaha
3. The lit-scene is coming alive in Ghana..
…or as Andy said it, it is lit!
A really lit literary festival happening in Accra, Ghana, dubbed #Pagya.
More info here:
Pa Gya! A literary Festival in Accra | Writers Project GhanaWriters Project of Ghana and the Goethe-Institute are organising a 3 day Literary Festival from Friday 20th – Sunday 22nd October, 2017. Pa Gya! A Literary Festival in Accra will be held on the premises of the Goethe Institute.
Literary festival hosts prominent writers – Graphic OnlineOct 14, 2017 … … Canada and Nigeria will converge on the Goethe-Institut in Accra from Friday, October 20, for a three-day literary festival dubbed, ‘Pagya!’.
Literary Festival To Open @ Goethe-Institut – Daily Guide Africa5 days ago … Prof Ama Ata Aidoo. PaGya, a literary festival in Accra aimed at igniting passion in literature, will from Friday, October 20 open at the …