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Nick Makoha

April 9, 2015

Christmas Truce 1914

The Poetry Society & Barclays Premier League: In autumn 2014 the Poetry Society began an exciting new collaboration with Barclays Premier League to help young footballers mark the hundred-year anniversary…
March 10, 2015

WOW Festival 2015

Stand By Your Woman: - We ask - was 2014 the year of the male feminist? With HeForShe, the UN Barbershop conference and male politicians wearing ‘This is what a feminist…
March 3, 2015


Brunel University African Poetry Prize Great new I have been shortlisted for the Brunel African Poetry Prize. This poetry prize, now in its third year, will award the winner £3000…
February 19, 2015

Nick on Arise TV

Nick Makoha on This Day Live - Arise TV My Father and Other Superheroes' Nick Makoha discusses his production with Asha Tanna. He is on a national tour. Check for…
August 28, 2014

Furious Flower 2014

Seeding the Future of African American Poetry The Furious Flower Poetry Center presents its decade-defining conference, September 24–27, 2014, at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.  Malika Booker, Roger Robinson and myself…
July 11, 2014

Literary Crossdressing

Literary Cross-dressing & the Diaspora  #AfricaWrites Join me on  Sunday 13 July, 13:45 – 14:45 at the British Library Conference Centre for a  FREE Panel discussion with poets, performers, playwrights and screenwriters Inua Ellams, Nick…