Dean Atta is a poet from London, UK. His debut collection, I Am Nobody’s Nigger, published by the Westbourne Press, was shortlisted for the Polari First Book Prize. He was named as one of the most influential LGBT people in the UK by the Independent on Sunday Pink List. He has performed across the UK and internationally. He has been commissioned to write poems for BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service, Dazed & Confused, Keats House Museum, National Portrait Gallery, Tate Britain and Tate Modern. He is currently working on his second collection The Black Flamingo.
Events Dean Atta was involved in
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 7:00 PM
Enjoy a night of rhyming and rice and peas with Dean Atta and Deanna Rodger.
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 7:00 PM
This high-energy poetry concert will showcase some of the city's most engaging spoken word artists, entertain and enlighten the audience.