Ella Otomewo is a performance poet based in Manchester. She facilitates creative writing workshops and has performed at numerous spoken word events up and down the country, as well as appearing in ‘Other Voices’ at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2016. She is part of Young Identity, a spoken word collective based in Manchester that uses performance to expose young people’s issues, and was also chosen to be part of Words First, the BBC’s first spoken word season in collaboration with Roundhouse Theatre; writing and performing with other poets in her region. Ella’s work is feminist, candid, and reflective.
adda is looking for new writing on the theme of climate change. We are seeking poetry, fiction and – in particular – non-fiction. Deadline 31 January 2020.Find out more