Nana Oforiatta Ayim Presents “The God Child”
Polymath, writer, art historian, and filmmaker Nana Oforiatta Ayim, visiting NYC as a MoMA Curatorial Leadership Fellow, talks about her stunning debut novel, in which a Ghanaian girl struggles to understand the lasting effects of the colonial past on herself, her parents, and her country.
Presented in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA).
This event is part of the Crossing Genre series: Chord progression becomes the first chapter. An abstract painting transforms into a ballet. The most innovative stories have unexpected origins. In this fascinating interdisciplinary series, musical composers, writers, and visual artists reveal the inspirations behind their work.