Akati Khasiani


AboutAkati Khasiani

Akati Khasiani is a Kenyan writer, musician, DJ and member of the Nest Collective, a multidisciplinary Kenyan squad working with film, fashion, visual arts and music. Her work has been published at Jalada Africa, and she is currently expanding her storytelling practice into film and other genres. Dr Khasiani has a strong narrative interest in the presence and participation of femmes in African cultures and spiritualities, as well as in the intersections between families and communities. She is one of the executive producers behind Strictly Silk, a dance party and community event whose guests, artists and service providers are diverse women and non-binary people only.