Akwi Nji

The Hook

“Akwi pulls together community leaders, established artists, fresh voices of youth, and neighbors full of raw emotion who need an outlet but never considered themselves artists or poets. It is a mysterious and beautiful thing to observe.”

— Amy Logsdon


Akwi is the Founder and Executive Director of The Hook – an organization designed to tell our community’s stories on stage. It was created by Akwi’s vision, creativity and hard work. Its programs provide the setting for people of all ages, experiences, and artistic skills to tell true stories of our community that educate, empower, and inspire positive connection.