On Wednesday, 29 July a one-day literary colloquium was held at the University of Nairobi in collaboration with the Department of Literature. The theme was ‘Citizenship and Identity in Film, Theatre, Music and Performance’. Sixteen papers were presented and ranged from music to religion, politics, rituals in a wedding, refugees and the Somali Question. Prof. Yash Pal Ghai gave the keynote address and identified sections of the 2010 Constitution which related to the concerns expressed in the various papers. All the presentations will be published in a special issue of AwaaZ.