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Nick Makoha

January 8, 2014


Spoke-Lab: As a resident artist of Spoke-Lab I developed my show “My Father & Other Superheroes” One man's honest revelation of how pop culture raised him in the absence of…
December 27, 2013

Diaspora Writes Back

Poetry evening featuring acclaimed poets Warsan Shire, Nick Makoha, Nii Ayikwei Parkes and Leeto Thale. Introduced and moderated by Bernardine Evaristo MBE (Anglo-Nigerian novelist and founder of the Brunel University…
October 10, 2012

Complete Works 2

The Complete Works 2- A national development programme for advanced Black and Asian poets. In partnership with Spread the Word are looking out for London’s writers. And generously funded by Arts…
June 15, 2012

New Poets Festival

I am performing on the 1st day of a three day festival - three evenings and two afternoons of readings. Join BroadCast for the launch of the festival, followed by part…
March 7, 2012

The Public Reviews

The Public Reviews article by Jo Beggs The Public Reviews Rating: On a dramatically lit, smoke filled stage, Nick Makoha conjours his childhood heroes. These are the mentors that taught…
March 5, 2012

Ten Tour Southbank

Ten Tour @ Southbank Join me as the Ten tour bus parks itself at the Southbank. Four poets from the anthology TEN new poets from Spread the Word will be reading from…
January 5, 2012

Poetic Journeys Ten Tour

Poetic Journeys – Ten Tour SPECIAL EVENT: Celebrate the anthology TEN featuring poets Mir Mahfuz Ali, Rowyda Amin, Nick Makoha, Roger Robinson, Shazea Quraishi and Jan Kofi-Tsekpo. Unified by their…
December 10, 2010

Moniza Alvi recommends Ten

Moniza Alvi recommends Ten anthology for Christmas present A Literary Wish List for Christmas: Twelve writers offer their recommendations for the festive season. Here is Moniza's Ten: New Poets Spread…