I am a Woman Poet – #Andrea

Andrea Grieder is a poet and social anthropologist. She is the founder and director of Transpoesis, an organization based in Rwanda with the aim to empower through Poetry. Originally from […]

Why I Write – #Tinashe

Tinashe Tafirenyika holds two National Arts Merit Award (NAMA) in Spoken Word Poetry in Zimbabwe (2017, 2018) and is the first woman and youngest person to receive one. She also […]

Black Poets: Mutabaruka

Mutabaruka is a Rastafari dub poet born in Kingston, Jamaica, in 1952. Active since the 1970’s, Mutabaruka, he is also a recording artist whose work is highly metafictive, referencing regularly […]

Black Poets: Gwendolyn Brooks

Gwendolyn Brooks was an African-American poet born in Kansas.Her work evoked the Black experience in the United States and she won aPulitzer Prize in in 1950. She was the State […]