Oruko Mi Ni [reinterpreting ìbejì]
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About the Event
Oruko Mi Ni: [Reinterpreting Ibeji] presents Yoruba knowledges to redirect the focus from Ere Ibeji (Yoruba wooden twin figures) to the cultural traditions surrounding Ibeji - twin birth. Hosted by Afropolis and the University of British Columbia, as a two-day event from the 26-27th June 2021, that brings together performer Qudus Onikeku, playwright Prof. Ahmed Yerima and scholar Dr. Kọle Ade-Odutọla. this exhibition is curated by Oluwasayo Taiwo Olowo-Ake.