Rakaya Esime Fetuga is a creative writer and spoken word poet based in London.
Her work engages with women, faith, empowerment and today’s culture. Rakaya’s writing speaks to her West African heritage as well as her British identity.
Rakaya graduated from the Royal Holloway English and Creative Writing BA in 2017. She won the Spread the Word Young People’s Laureate for London Poetry Awards in 2017, was shortlisted for the Out-Spoken Poetry Prize in 2018 and won the Roundhouse Poetry Slam 2018.
YouTube: Rakaya Esime Poetry, click here.