Dear Arriving In The Future Community,

Arriving In The Future is doing its best to offer a platform for Black artists in Germany and Berlin to perform in.
And if you have the time we would love for you to come by, enjoy yourselves, and show your support for the artists featured in our next up coming performance at Ballhausnaunystr. on March 17th!It will again be an evening of dance, music, and spoken word poetry featuring Grada Kilomba,Todd Ford, Three Women & The Bass, MaSeHo, Philipp and Asoka Esuruoso, and it would be lovely, lovely to see you there :)Sending warmth and energy ~

~ Arriving In The Future

An Evening of Poetry, Music, and Reading

Mit der Autorin und Dozentin Grada Kilomba, dem Tänzer Todd Ford, Three Women & The Bass (Gesang: Gonza Ngoumou, Bona Ngoumou, JeanNine Mayani; Kontrabass: Giuseppe Bottiglieri), den Spoken Word Performern MaSeHo, Philipp Khabo Koepsell.

Arriving in the Future. Stories of Home and Exile ist ein englischsprachiges Literaturprojekt; Poesie, Kurzgeschichten und Essays von schwarzen AutorInnen und PerformerInnen, die Deutschland als Lebensmittelpu…nkt betrachten. Ein besonderer Fokus liegt auf der Performance. Im Vorfeld der Veröffentlichung werden die AutorInnen, begleitet von Bild, Klang und Bewegung, das Wort auf der Bühne ergreifen, um ihren Stimmen Gehör zu verschaffen. Diese Veranstaltung ist Lesung, Spoken Word Performance und Konzert zugleich.

Die Veranstaltung findet in deutscher und englischer Sprache statt.

Eine Veranstaltung von Philipp Khabo Koepsell und Asoka Esuruoso in Kooperation mit Kultursprünge e.V. im Ballhaus Naunynstraße und Edition Assemblage.


An Evening of Poetry, Music,and Reading

With the author and professor Grada Kilomba, the dancer Todd Ford, the music of Three Women & The Bass (Gonza Ngoumou, Bona Ngoumou, JeanNine Mayani; and Giuseppe Bottiglieri), and the Spoken Word performances of MaSeHo, Philipp Khabo Koepsell.

Arriving in the Future. Stories of Home and Exile is an English literature and performance project, featuring poetry, short stories and essays written by black writers and performers who regard Germany as a home, a resting place, and space of exile. A special focus is placed upon performances which allow for black German authors, artists, and musicians, accompanied by image, sound and movement, to speak on stage and let their voices be heard. This up-coming event will be held in English and will include reading, spoken word performances and concerts.

Produced by Philip Khabo Koepsell and Asoka Esuruoso in cooperation with Kultursprünge eV Ballhaus Naunynstraße Edition and assemblage.

Arriving In The Future Performance at Ballhausnaunystr. December 2013


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