Reflections from Ghana’s best-known woman novelist – Ama Ata Aidoo


In this podcast, Yewande Omotoso introduces us to one of her own inspirations in her journey as a writer – Ama Ata Aidoo.  A woman with incredible creative range as a writer, poet, playwright, and academic, Aidoo invites listeners to join her and a group of youth at a recent writers’ workshop in Ghana as she shares her experiences of maturing as a writer.

Sound design: Tim Pringle, Origin Audio

Recorded by: Sotho Mafia