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Inter-generational Dialogue Forum on Dance & Conceptual Arts

The Inter-generational Dialogue Forum on Dance & Conceptual Arts was held at the Go Down Arts Centre in February 2019. The forum drew the participation of over fifty creative sector stakeholders drawn from local dance groups, academia, government agencies, media and members of the Creative Economy Working Group.
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The Gambia’s Love Affair with Kenyan Benga

This article covers the long relationship between Gambia and Kenyan Benga music which has blossomed since the 1970s and takes a look at some of the prominent artists that have influenced this.
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SANAA WITH MUFASA POET

Mufasa is a poet and spoken-word artist a based in Nairobi, Kenya. Mufasa is known for his
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IMARA ROUND TABLE 4: URBAN SPACE AND THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY

IMARAROUND TABLE 4 THURSDAY 25TH JULY 2019 THEME: URBAN SPACE AND THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY Background
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Supporting Kenya’s Film Industry: The Kenya Film Commission

Kenya Film Commission Press Release
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The Importance of Music in Our Society

It goes without saying that in mainstream Kenyan culture, music is a huge part of
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Imara Roundtable-Intellectual Property

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CEWG Meets Cabinet Secretary

The Creative Economy Working Group met with the Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Culture and Heritage on 3 June 2019 to discuss the effective incorporation of arts and culture in the national agenda through policy and legislative reform, institutional development and capacity development.
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Homegrown content tilts stakes for pay-TV channels

A review of the state of the TV content industry in Kenya.
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Kenya Film Classification Board Classification Guidelines 2012

Kenya Film Classification Board Guidelines 2012
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Queen Jane: A Tribute to the Voice of the Voiceless

This article highlights the life of the late Jane Nyambura (1965-2010) better known as Queen Jane and the lasting legacy of her contribution to female artists and the Kenyan cultural scene with her Kikuyu music.
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Cultural resources as backbone for tourism

The role of culture in tourism.
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