Roger Robinson Calabash Festival

Roger Robinson

Roger Robinson is the recipient of the T.S. Eliot Prize and RSL Ondaatje Prize for A Portable Paradise, which was also a New Statesman Book of the Year. He has been commissioned by The National Trust, the V&A, and the National Portrait Gallery, amongst others, and is co-founder of Malika’s Poetry Kitchen and Spoke Lab. Recent collaborations include poetic response to the paintings of Hurvin Anderson, for a forthcoming artist’s monograph, and with Johny Pitts, Home is Not a Place, fusing poetry and photography in portrayal of and for Black Britain.

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