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Mawusi (Mawa) is an adult woman working as an expatriate research scientist & lecturer overseas. She returns to Houston, Texas for her high-school reunion dinner with classmates and friends. A lot has changed since high school and she’s excited yet anxious to meet her old mates again. Past lovers, peers, former friends and enemies all gather around a dinner table–either to bury the hatchet or resume old fights while catching up. Get acquainted with Mawa’s past and present, learning through her narrative about the relationships formed, lost and renewed throughout the years.


Anansi In The City (AITC) is a serial podcast drama, with its episode streamed on Soundcloud or ITunes (WIP). Each episode has discussion questions and a comment section to discuss the characters and their drama (wahala), as well as weigh in on the issues Mawusi and her mates face. There’s plenty of drama, mystery, comedy, controversy and romance along the way, so stay tuned.


Screenplay adapted from novel “Anansi in the City” by Diseye Komonibo (Dee Komo)

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