Poetra Asantewa

Poetra Asantewa is writer, poet, vocalist and spoken word artist. Her work, both as a performer and a writer engages issues of becoming, feminism, inequality, womanhood and mental health in her community.

She has participated in internationally acclaimed workshops organised by Femrite (2013) and Farafina Trust (2016), has partnered with the non-profit Love Rocks to lead educational programs for youth since 2009, and was the first Poet to be selected as a OneBeat 2016 fellow.