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Book & Audio


WORK

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Book & Audio


WORK

Book & Audio

 

Dagoretti Corner (chapbook)
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New Generation African Poets: Tatu (Akashic Books, 2016)

 

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Introducing Ngwatilo (EP), 2011


 

Blue Mothertongue (chapbook), 2010
Distributed by Kwani Trust

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Poems


Poems


Poems

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Essays & Interviews


Essays & Interviews


Essays & Interviews

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Conferences, Readings & Presentations


Conferences, Readings & Presentations


  • 20th Poetry Africa Festival, Durban, South Africa, 2016, with video.

  • “New Generation African Women Poets: A Reading from the African Poetry Book Series,” panel member. Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference (AWP), Los Angeles, CA, 2016.

  • “Inspiring Youth Poets: Artists With A Vision Worth Realizing,” panel member. Canadian Creative Writers and Writing Programs Conference (CCWWP), Vancouver, BC, 2014.

  • “Lecture by Hanan Al-Shaykh (Curtain Raiser),” "World Stories - Wanna Know A Secret?," and “The Medium And The Message,” performer. Winternachten/Writers Unlimited, The Hague, Netherlands, 2013, with video.

  • "Framing The Future," speaker. TEDx Nairobi, Nairobi, 2012, with video.

  • "Ordsprak Goes Africa." Ordsprak Uppsala International Poetry Festival, Uppsala, Sweden, 2012.

  • "Speak the Mind Session 7." Arts Alive International Festival, Johannesburg, SA, 2012.

  • "Basa Sebasa - My Poetry is my Job. Celebrating the Worker!," Hivos Spoken Word Programme at the Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA), Zimbabwe, 2011.

  • "Invocation For Coming Years,” commissioned work & performance. National Museums of Kenya Centenary Celebration, Nairobi, 2010 with audio recorded live at The Hague.

  • "Jukwaani – Nairobi: Die Kunst des Erzählens in der Performativen Poesie", Frankfurt Buchmesse/ Frankfurt Book Fair, Germany, 2010.

  • 14th Poetry Africa Festival and Tour, Durban, Harare, Blantyre, 2010.

  • "Der Nil, Lebensader Afrikas/ The Nile, Africa's Lifeline: Sound Ensemble Nile.” 13th Poesiefestival Berlin/ Berlin International Poetry Festival, Germany, 2012.

  • Ngwatilo, with Special Guests writer, performer, with Sara Mitaru, Wambura Mitaru, Scott The Violinist, Nairobi, 2011.

  • “Festival CulturElles: The Sweat in her Shoes,” curator and performer, with Anne Moraa, Phyllis Muthoni, Daniel (Kim) Kimani, Alan Wanjohi and Isaac Anyanga. Alliance Francaise, Nairobi, 2011.

  • “The Puesic Project,” creator, Alliance Francaise, Nairobi, 2010.

  • “Jukwaani Festival: Raised from the Page,” curator and performer with Mugambi Nthiga, Alacoque Ntome, Juliette Omolo, and Daniel ‘Kim’ Kimani. Goethe Institute, Nairobi, 2010.

  • Stockholm Poesiefestival/ Stockholm International Poetry Festival, Sweden, 2009.

Conferences, Readings & Presentations