D’bi Young Anitafrika runs a two day Masterclass in the Anitafrika Method @ the Edmonton Fringe
D’bi.Young Anitafrika performs for opening of Black Arts Matter.
D’bi.Young Anitafrika Headlines in Malmo Sweden alongside Oskar Hanska (Se), Hanna Haag (Se).
Twenty years of poetry in one volume. The Collected Dub Poems of D’bi Young Anitafrika (1998-2018). Five Book Events. Toronto & Dublin in April. London UK & The Netherlands in May. Bristol UK in June.
D’bi.Young presents From Dub Poetry to Dubbin Theatre: An Auto-Ethnographic Study of the Anitafrika Method and Theatre of Ritual Self Recovery.
"The biggest spoken word night in London for women" (Evening Standard) that was called "feminism at its ruthless best" by Blouinart returns to London for 2019!
D’bi Young Anitafrika is a special guest of the Creative Conversations Speaker Series at the University of Glasgow.
Anitafrika Method Masterclass for womxn-identified BQTPOC folx at Progress Lab 1422 from 10-2pm Hosted by Dope Arts Theatre & Cambra Arts
Anitafrika Method Youth Workshop on Saturday Jan 19 at SFU Hosted by Push Festival in Vancouver
Performance-Lecture at Dance Victoria at 7pm in Victoria Hosted by the Students of Colour Collective
Anitafrika Method Masterclass at Dance Victoria from 11am-2pm in Victoria Hosted by the Students of Colour Collective
D'bi Young Anitafrika Features @ PuSH 15: International Performing Arts Festival in Vancouver Canada
D’bi Young Anitafrika features @ PuSH 15 in her WORD SOUND HAVE POWAH show!
D’bi Young Anitafrika features as Can Lit session at Vancouver Island University
D'bi Young Anitafrika features at the Black Technoscience Conference at the University of Toronto Canada
D’bi.Young Anitafrika features at the Black Technoscience Conference at University of Toronto along with Najla Nubyanluv
D'bi.Young Anitafrika Curates Groundings in Black Performance & Art with the Black.Arts.Gold in London UK
D’bi.Young Anitafrika curates Goldsmiths’ Groundings in Black Performance: Praxes, Politics & Pedagogies alongside the BlackArtsCollective.
D’bi.Young Anitafrika features at Word4Word
D’bi Young Anitafrika will be performing excerpts of her recently published Lukumi: A Dub Opera at Palais de Tokyo.
The David Lam Chair in Multicultural Education, Faculty of Education and the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice at UBC present: An Evening With D’bi Young Anitafrika.
Tuesday, November 6th at 7:30pm, Open Space and the University of Victoria's Department of Writing present Open Word: Readings and Ideas with dub poet and playwright-performer d'bi.young anitafrika.
D'bi Young Anitafrika is a Visiting Artist at the University of Victoria in the Orion Lecture Series in Fine Arts
D’bi Young Anitafrika is a featured artist for this year’s Orion Lecture Series in Fine Arts at the University of Victoria.
D’bi Young Anitafrika Headlines ORDSPRAK Uppsala International Poetry Festival in Sweden
Catch D’bi Young Anitafrika at the Goteborg Book Fair.
On September 16, 2018 at the Lula Lounge, we will be hosting Encore! A Watah Theatre Concert and Book Launch! After five years of ongoing programming, Watah is shifting into running a year-long playwright residency and co-producing one mainstage production for the upcoming season. We will be announcing the Playwright-in-Residence for the the upcoming 2018-2019 Empires Do Not Fall Quietly Season.
And that’s not all – we will be launching three exciting new books on Spolrusie Publishing: Black Solo lV, the 4th Watah Theatre Anthology of Plays; Short & Long Prayers by Lexi Sproule; and Memoir of an Ugly Duckling by d'bi.young anitafrika
D’bi. Young Performs Excerpt of Her Critically Acclaimed Dub Opera Lukumi at Environmental Art Festival
D’bi.Young Anitafrika performs excerpt of her award-winning Dub Opera, Lukumi, at environmental Festival.
Stolen From Africa presents The Baobab Project Screening and launch. Free Event and Animated Exhibit. Evening features Donisha Prendergast. Headliner: D’bi.Young Anitafrika.
D’bi.Young Anitafrika Headlines New Poetry Series in Kingston Jamaica on June 28, 2018 at The Phoenix Theatre Blue Room.
The Watah Theatre is going on hiatus for the upcoming season. Join us in highlighting 4 years of supporting and developing the legacy of Black Theatre through the production and cultivation of Black & diverse works. It is a time to celebrate all that Watah has accomplished with our community in just 4 years!
Dark Day Monday is a curated monthly performance series featuring artists who defy expectations and break boundaries. We seek out acts that explore, play, and fuck with performance forms or genres. D’bi.Young Anitafrika is this month’s feature.
d'bi.young anitafrika presents Keynote Workshop at Book Summit 18 publishers' conference for writers, librarians, booksellers, literary agents, media. This theme of this year's summit is Disrupt Your Publishing Game.
The Digital Research Ethics Collaboratory (DREC) is hosting a critical conversation about research cultures and economies in the Arts & Humanities, revolving around “The Labour of Being Studied/The Labour of Refusing to be Studied,” with distinguished speakers Aylan Couchie, d’bi.young anitafrika, Emily Simmonds and Karyn Recollet.
d'bi.young anitafrika directs and dramaturges speaking of sneaking by Daniel Jelani Ellis, using the Anitafrika Method. Show runs from May 2-11 at The Theatre Centre.