Institut Francais, in collaboration with IopenEye Limited, Institute for French Research in Africa (Nigeria) and WORDOC, is bringing Hear Word, the popular women empowerment stage play directed by Ifeoma Fafunwa to the University of Ibadan On Wednesday the 12th of July 2017.
Hear Word, which has been performed in various locations in and outside Nigeria, and which has the tagline “Naija Woman Talk True” is a piece of performance art about Nigerian women empowerment based on real issues affecting women in Nigeria and Africa. The play will come up at the Draper’s Hall of the Institute of African Studies, University of Ibadan, by 3 p.m. The performance is free to attend.
As part of the Hear Word show, there will be a discussion with the director of the play, Ifeoma Fafunwa herself, and the academics of WORDOC and the Institute of African Studies University of Ibadan.