The Stray Bulletin

Arts and culture in East Africa and beyond

News September 19, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — Sophie Alal @ 9:20 am

At all times, there is always the possibility that something will be lost. I feel this every time I hear a riddle I’ve never heard before, and it sounds like a  vague new language rolling on the ageing lips of an ancient person. Not to mention our cherished folk tales and stories and histories. Some of which shall be lost forever once the grand libraries that hold them begin to breath their last.

I’m going to do something about this: A critical repository for posterity.


Happenings September 7, 2010

Filed under: Events — Sophie Alal @ 8:50 am

Uganda Museum

3rd September – 15th September

Taga Nuwagaba

The free exhibition entitled Me and My Totem it explores Totems of the various people’s of Uganda . These photo-realistic images are a wonderful celebration of culture and an opportunity to delve into the mind of a creative giant.

Check it out

Pool Side Furniture Lugogo Bypass

4th September to 4th December

Juuko Hoods

From 10:00 am to 5:00pm everyday, he’ll be showing the latest works to come out of his Ivuka Art Studios.

National Theatre

7th September to 19th September

Various Artists

The Bayimba International Festival of the Arts 2010 is here. The event will feature music, dance, visual art and live performances.