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In Conversation: Natu Camara

Friday, March 19, 2021 | 12:00 pm

Singer-songwriter Natu Camara — known affectionately as the Tina Turner of Guinea — joins ethnomusicologist Deonte Harris (Duke International Comparative Studies) for a free public Vimeo discussion covering Camara’s work, career, and activism in support of the education of girls and women throughout West Africa. The conversation officially kicks off Duke Performances’ annual Black Atlantic festival exploring the music and culture of the African diaspora through the Americas. Introduced by Brian Valentyn (Duke Performances).

Friday, March 19, 2021
12-1 PM ET
Vimeo (Link)
Free and open to the public

Natu Camara’s virtual residency at Duke Performance will feature a pre-recorded performance, that will air on Vimeo beginning on Saturday, March 20. Tickets and info available HERE.

Co-sponsored by Duke Arts, the Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke University and Duke Africa Initiative.