Patience Agbabi

British poet of Nigerian parentage

Patience Agbabi

British poet of Nigerian parentage

Biography

Patience Agbabi, British poet of Nigerian parentage, celebrates the written and spoken word. Her fourth collection, Telling Tales (Canongate, 2014), an exhilarating, multicultural remix of The Canterbury Tales, is shortlisted for the 2014 Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry. She is a member of the poetry panel of the OCM Bocas Prize 2015.

All events with Patience Agbabi

Translating the past

01 May 2015
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
1st Floor Seminar Room

Telling Tales

02 May 2015
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Old Fire Station