Rakaya Fetuga

Writer and poet, winner of the Roundhouse Poetry Slam competition in 2018.

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Rakaya Esime Fetuga (United Kingdom) graduated in English and Creative Literature from the Royal Holloway, University of London. He poems focus on issues that are close to her, such as her African heritage, her British identity, empowerment, faith, and women in today’s culture. She was winner of the Spread the Word Young People’s Laureate at the London Poetry Awards 2017. She was also pre-selected at the Out-Spoken Poetry Prize 2018 and won the Roundhouse Poetry Slam 2018.

Update: 23/01/2019 12:00 am



Previous activities

Kosmopolis 19

The Stories that Move the Slam

Poetry Slam with Marta B., Adriana Bertrán, Comikk MG, Dive Dibosso, Rakaya Fetuga, Margalida Followthelida, Lisette Ma Neza, Diego Mattarucco, Dani Orviz and Saiban