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|Kasparov & Mutesi Meet|
|April 6, 2013|
Former World Chess Champion and pro-democracy and human rights activist Garry Kasparov met Phiona Mutesi, the subject of "Queen of Katwe" at the fourth annual Women of the World summit. The book by Tim Crothers featured Phiona's journey from the slums of Katwe, Uganda to some of the most prestigious chess competitions in the World. Here is the Daily Beast video:
Phiona was on the cover of the November Chess Life Magazine and featured in a US Chess Scoop video with CLO editor Jen Shahade. Buy Queen of Katwe on USCF Sales.