April 11, 2019

Voices Nationwide

Voices Nationwide: Celebrating fatherhood Campaign At Nationwide our members have a voice, and in this collection of poems, we asked different dads to use theirs to explain what being a…
December 30, 2017

British Council Berlin

British Council Literature Seminar in Berlin 2018 Writing Gender – Sexuality, Feminism and Masculinity -  2018 will connect a new generation of writers and readers. The 33rd British Council Literature…
December 8, 2017

Best Books 2017

The Guardian's Best Books 2017 So to end the year I have had three wonderful ladies say marvellous things about my poetry collection in the Guardian. From moving memoirs to far-reaching…
November 18, 2017

Black Metics

Goldsmiths Writers Centre presents: Nick Makoha and fellow guest poets on Black Metic Nick Makoha was shortlisted for the 2017 Felix Dennis Prize for Best First Collection. His poems appear…
November 3, 2017

Belief Beyond Belief

Poets' Perspectives: Religion & War Part of Belief and Beyond BeliefJoin poets from Uganda, Sri Lanka, Syria, Iraq and Spain explore the conflicts that have affected their lives and the…
June 23, 2017

Stablemates Ledbury

Stablemates - Ledbury Jill Abram presents Stablemates, a poetry salon with Roger Robinson, Nick Makoha and Seni Seneviratne from Peepal Tree Press. Roger Robinson is a dub poet writing songs…
June 12, 2017

Forward Prizes 2017

The Forward Prizes for Poetry 2017 Hear readings from the ten collections chosen by the Forward judges from poetry published in the UK and the Republic of Ireland over the…
May 9, 2017

The Troubador

Coffee House Poetry Presents - Poetry @ the Troubador Step into summer with superb poetry from some super summer-season Troubadour poets: (more…)
March 18, 2017

Goldsmiths Centre

Goldsmiths Writers' Centre presents an hour of poetry with Nick Makoha, Richard Scott and Kathryn Maris 22 Mar 20175:00pm - 6:30pm -  Richard Hoggart Building room 304 Under the directorship…
March 2, 2017

Breaking Ground

Breaking Ground: International Showcases Celebrating British Diversity in Literature 15 Mar 2017, 14:30 - 15:30 - Gallery Suite, Room 2, Grand Hall Gallery 2017 marks a time of change across the…
February 28, 2017

The Dark

Fuel and Ovalhouse present   - The Dark Written and Performed by Nick Makoha   - Directed by Roy Alexander Weise A new one-person live literature experience by award-winning poet Nick Makoha.On…
December 30, 2016

Cave Chapbook Prize

Toi Derricotte & Cornelius Eady Chapbook Prize  2016 This year ends on a good note as my pamphlet Resurrection Man  was selected by judge Robin Coste Lewis, for the 2016…
November 24, 2016

Red Bull Radio

  The Bug presents Killing Sound A truly unique clash of hypnagogic sounds and deep thoughts: music by Tim Hecker, Coil and William Basinski meets poems by Bill Burroughs, Roger…
June 6, 2016

Break Ground NY- LA

Breaking Ground from NY to LA Come and hear some of the Breaking Ground writers talking in person and on film about their experiences of touring the USA. Featuring: Gabriel Gbadamosi,…
June 1, 2016

Cordite Review

Things We Inherited: Voices from Africa Curated by Liyou Libsekal Voices from #Africa e-chapbook now live: This collection features poets from Botswana, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. In…
April 6, 2016

Breaking Ground Tour

Breaking Ground – Black British Writers US Tour The Breaking Ground tour list consists of five prose writers, five poets. All of the artists present a vast range of themes in their…
February 12, 2016

Creativeworks Fest

Creativeworks London  Fest 10.00am to 9.00pm, Friday 29th April 2016 Creativeworks London (CWL) is London's Knowledge Exchange Hub, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) over four years to bring…