2019 Podcasts

2019 Podcasts

29th December, 2019

Kofi Dzogbewu, writer, playwright, poet. Special end-of-year programme.

22nd December, 2019

Maxwell Maundy, author "Darkest Humanity"; Nana Yaw Sarpong via Skype, diplomat, writer.

15th December, 2019

Dionetta Ekwe, author, "Dominion -- The Queen in Navara"; Yibor Kojo Yibor, Sika, and Afia, from Ehalakasa; Makafui Ahorney, marketer and publicist, Karatu Books. (Show hosted by Elizabeth Johnson).

8th December, 2019

Ama Ampong Agyeman-Prempeh, author, "Motherood 101"; Boakyewaa Glover, author, "The Justice", and other books; Sylvia Acquah Sampson, editor, Mfantse section, Ghana Bureau of Languages; Oswald Okaitei, producer and volunteer, Ghana Reading Festival.

1st December, 2019

Niq Mhlongo, author, Dog Eat Dog, Way Back Home, and others; Rita Ntsiful, Team Member, Write Ghana, organisers of the Ghanaian Language Literature Festival; Femi Akomolafe, author, 18 African Fables and Moonlight Stories; Oswald Okaitei, Robert Appiah Ameyaw, and Hanatu Yusif, talking about "The Return of 'By The Fireside'".

24th November, 2019

Rita Intsiful, team member of Write Ghana; Mawuli Adjei, lecturer, author, awards winner at the 2019 GAW literary awards; Marjorie Boafo Appiah (pen name Marjy Marj), consultant and author of The Shimmigrant.

17th November, 2019

Abena Mariam, bookseller, owner of Booktique Ghana; Osborne Apeku, writer, poet.

10th November, 2019

Yaba Badoe, film-maker and writer, author of Wolflight, A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars and more; Atta Attah Brown, final year student at GIMPA; Nana Tsitso (a.k.a Rita Richardson), theatre director and producer, poet; Asare Adei, representing GAW and talking about the GAW literary awards.

3rd November, 2019

Asiedu Benneh, author, Becoming; contributor to the anthology, Water Birds on the Lakeshore; Mary Bushel, writer, student at the Univeristy of Ghana; Oswald Okaitei, co-ordinator, 6th Ghana Poetry Festival.

27th October, 2019

Katleho Kano Shoro, performance poet, author of Serubele; Chuma Nwokolo, author, The Extinction of Menai.

29th September, 2019

Felix Maria Zeppenfield, director/actor in Ghana to research on Anton Wilhelm Amo, and Michael Arthur, research assistant; Apiorkor Seyram Abbey, poet, author of "The Matriach's Verse"; Oswald Okaitei, project ambassador "Ghana Reads".

15th September, 2019

Kofi Dzogbewu, team member, Inkfluent, talking about the Nkabom Literary Festival; Edna Arthur, volunteer, Nkabom Literary Festival; Elikem Aflakpui, writer, columnist with B&FT; Perfect Alexandra Koka, writer.

8th September, 2019

Abena Awuku-Larbi, Writer, women's rights activist; Charles Boateng Acheampong, English teacher, Afahjoy International School.

1st September, 2019

Naomi Adjei, writer; Kofi Dzogbewu,team member, Inkfluent, talking about the Nkabom Literary Festival; Kofi Konadu Berko, writer; On the line from the Netherlands, Ama Van Dantzig, co-founder of Dr Monk.

25th August, 2019

Tina Adomako, convenor, "Creative Resistance Workshop"; Joseph Gyamfi, Programs and Projects Co-ordinator, Ghana Book Publishers Association; Oswald Okaitei, talking about performances during the Ghana International Book Fair; Eddie Atitse, talking about the "Music In Africa" conference; Mamle Kabu, talking about the Afro Young Adult workshop.

11th August, 2019

Abena Maryann, Writer, book blogger; Joseph Gyamfi, Programs and Projects Co-ordinator, Ghana Book Publishers Association

21st July, 2019

Nnamdi Oguike, author "Do Not Say Its Not Your Country"; Jide Aluka, Publisher, Griots Lounge (Nigeria); Kwei Quartey, Crime fiction writer and physician, author of the upcoming book, "The Missing American".

7th July, 2019

Kwame Nnwom (a.k.a The Messenger), performance poet; Adom Tabbey-Botchwey, writer, student at UEW; Michael Etrue, writer and recent graduate of UEW.

30th June, 2019

Folarin Philip Banigbe, Engineer, I. T. analyst, author, Abduction Chronicles; T. J. Benson, author, We won't fade into darkness; Tolu Daniel, writer, photographer; Ademola Adefolami, marketing manager, Ouida Books (Nigeria); Aysha Abdulai, programmes director, Page and Palette (Nigeria).

23rd June, 2019

Amazing Grace Danso, book blogger; Jesse Agbenyega, Gabriel Mainoo, and Benjamin Nii Odoi Ashley, all from World Proetry Day; Atsu Adeletey and Kofi Dzogbewu of Dzolali Theatre House, talking about the production "Drums on Fire". By Skype from Lagos, Aysha Abdulai from Page and Palette, talking about the Ghana Lit Weekend.

16th June, 2019

Ekow Ben-Smith, events organiser; Julius Oppong, singer, artist, Michelle Richter; Ekow, Julius, Michelle are all members of the group "The Voice of God", talking about the programme, "The Verve"; Elisabeth Efua Sutherland, Director, TerraAlta.

9th June, 2019

Ebo Hinson, poet, author, I Mined Your Mind; Rebecca Abafum, The Fury of A Nation; Edith Esinam Asamani, member, "Write Ghana"; Rita Esieduah Intsiful, member, "Write Ghana", Jemima Nartey, funder and member, "Write Ghana".

26th May, 2019

Empi Baryeh, writer, a registrar at the School of Applied Sciences, University of Ghana, author of Forest Girl; Uduak Akpabio Umoren, novelist, playwright, author, Imposter Alert; on the telephone with Kofi Akpabli to talk about the "Readathon".

19th May, 2019

Diana Rosu, animation producer, Accra Animation Film Festival; Kennetha Brown, writer, Digital PR and communications; Rita Richardson (Artistic Director) and Senam Quashigah, both of Zaafi Arts and Entertainment; Teddy Totimeh, neurosurgeon and writer.

12th May, 2019

Janice and Nyanyuie Lovi, both doctors at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital and founders of TEAKRAL; Fabiola Amedoh, IT Consultant, writer; Asare Adei, author.

21st April, 2019

Michael Afenfia, writer, blogger, social commentator (from Bayelsa State, Nigeria); Karimot Odebode, winner of Write For Love 2 poetry contest, recently completed law degree programme at Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria; Elikplim Akorli, writer, author of the poetry collection Purple Harmattan and A Heart's Quest.

7th April, 2019

Bisi Adjapon, author of the novel, Of Women And Frogs; Nana Asaase, poet; Nana Yaa Asante-Darko, Writer.

31st March, 2019

Agana Agana-Nsiire, student of Divinity, writer, author of Epiphany & Other Reflections, Master The Pidgin -- An Elementary Grammar of Ghanaian Pidgin, blogs at provingallthings.org; Dorcas Fafali Tsey, Executive Director, "A Lady Who Loves To Read"; Kwabena Eddie Mankata, Programs Director, "A Lady Who Loves To Read".

24th March, 2019

Joshua Siaw-Darfour, National Service Personnel, University of Ghana; Davis Agbeve, I.T. professional, writer.

17th March, 2019

Akwasi Addae, writer, media producer, Maame Afua Amankwah Adomako, nurse, poet; Lamont Carey, poet, writer, founder and president of LaCarey Enterprises; Serena Larsen, actress.

10th March, 2019

N. Maria Kwami, author, Secrets of the Bending Grove, journalist, Executive Director, Dede Media Foundation; Bernard Akoi Jackson, artist, curator of exhibition, "In Pursuit of Something 'Beautiful, perhaps'; Kwaku Henneh, final year student of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences, Hohoe Campus.

3rd March, 2019

Samuel Alomenu, Keziah Agbenyegah, World Reader; Richmond Lamptey, writer, P.R. & advertising consultant; Kwabena Eddie Mankata, film-maker and programmes director, "A Lady Who Loves To Read"; Maame Akua Nketsiah Twentoh and Stella Oortman, from Akwaaba Foundation, talking about the James Town Library project.

24th February, 2019

Nana Nyarko Boateng, writer, editor; Hirohisa Fukuda Pero Yasu, poet, anthropologist.

17th February, 2019

Mercy Anane Frempong, technical editor, writer; Prince Ofori Boamah, final year student in Public Relations, G.I.J; Aaron Ansah Coverdell, final year student in Public Relations, G.I.J; James Brown, entertainer, talking about programs for the Accra Theatre Workshop; Oswald Okaitei, creative entrepreneur, volunteer with Bureau of Ghana Languages, talking about "Sane Gbaa", activities marking international mother language day.

10th February, 2019

Selasie Mensah, editor, writer; Yibor Koo Yibor and Dr. So talking about the play "Man in the Dark".

3rd February, 2019

Sarpong Kumankoma, writer, student of veterinary medicine; Kwesi Amoak, documentation specialist, author; Novisi Dzitrie, poet.

27th January, 2019

Frederick Nii Ofei Bruce, teacher, author or the collection, "Tales from The Pot"; Ernest Armah, social policy analyst, director of Research and Content Development, Odekro PMO; Darkowaa, reader, blogger at African Book Addict; Ivana Akotowaa Ofori, writer.

13th January, 2019

Annie Rockson, poet, music editor, Amor Magazine; Albert Tetteh Amafu, engineer, founder of Peace and Love Foundation; Natti Ogli, co-founder, Save The Legend, spoken word poet; Kofi Dzogbewu, talking about "Donkomi Dialogues".