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Meet some of Africa’s established and upcoming spoken word artists and get to know their art. Learn more about their respective journeys as artists and what influences their work.

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“The Conversation Room” is a monthly contest run by the Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) and we’re searching for up-and-coming spoken word artists (18-35 years old) from Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe. Artists are invited to submit spoken word content in video form either as direct spoken word delivery, rap, slam and hip-hop whilst addressing any of the following themes: GBV, Gender Equality and Freedom of Expression. The TOP THREE monthly winners will be selected using an online public voting system.

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