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Gender and Genre Diversity: An Interview with Dj Kampire & Dj Keyzuz

Short thesis

rpAccra18 will host a candid interview with DJ & Writer Kampire (Uganda) and DJ Keyzuz (Ghana). The interview will be moderated by Benewaah Boateng (Ghana). The session will explore the ups and downs these women have faced to become the notable professionals they are today and what role technology played in this journey. From this background, the interview will also dive into what it means to be a woman in a male dominated industry in Africa.

Description

rpAccra18 will host a candid interview with DJ & Writer Kampire (Uganda) and DJ Keyzuz (Ghana). The interview will be moderated by Benewaah Boateng (Ghana).

 

The session will explore the ups and downs these women have faced to become the notable professionals they are today and what role technology played in this journey. It will look into the musical subcultures and context they operate in.

 

From this background, the interview will also dive into what it means to be a woman in a male dominated industry in Africa. How they have used their platforms to create (safe) spaces for women and encourage more women to venture into music culture.

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