Thu, 05 Mar|
Alexander Lecture Theatre
Book Launch: Gibbous Moon Over Lagos
Time & Location
05 Mar 2020, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm AWST
Alexander Lecture Theatre, 35 Stirling Hwy, Perth Stirling Hwy, Perth WA 6009, Australia
About The Event
JOIN ADVENTURER AND ENTREPRENEUR PAMELA WATSON AS SHE LAUNCHES HER NEW BOOK ABOUT HER ROLLERCOASTER LIFE AND BUSINESS ADVENTURES IN LAGOS, NIGERIA.
From her solo cycling journey from Dakar to Dar Es Salaam to her entrepreneurial and diplomatic ventures in Nigeria, let Pamela Watson transport you to Africa’s wild side: West Africa. Share her infectious enthusiasm for one of the world’s most diverse and exciting continents, and for megacity Lagos where she contends, Africa's future is being written. Her new book, Gibbous Moon Over Lagos, is published by Hardie Grant Books.
Pamela Watson is an intrepid adventurer, businesswoman and writer. Born in Western Australia she grew up watching the sun setting in the west and as an adult followed its pathway to Africa. She has cycled solo across the vast continent, travelled to 32 African nations and set up businesses in Nigeria, where she was Australia’s honorary consul. www.pamelawatson.com
Organisers: This book launch is hosted by the University of Western Australia's Africa Research & Engagement Centre (AfREC) in partnership with the Nigerian Association of WA, the Organisation of African Communities in WA and Hardie Grant Books.
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