US poet Dasha Kelly delivers stunning performance Maitisong Festival

Dasha Kelly
Dasha Kelly

Award winning poet from the United States of America (USA0, Dasha Kelly graced the annual Maitisong festival on Saturday as the biggest performer of the night.

The U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Botswana Earl Miller introduced Kelly, who came to Botswana courtesy of the US Embassy.  Ambassador Miller said they brought Kelly to inspire and educate Botswana artists. “The U.S.A promote arts and mutual understanding therefore we are proud Maitisong festival sponsors,” he said.

Ambassador Miller added that the festival had been the beacon for the arts thus this year’s theme of ‘Elevate’ was relevant and demonstrated growth in the arts industry.

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