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Caleb Femi

Job TitlePoet


Caleb Femi is the 2016-17 Young People’s Laureate for London and an English teacher, filmmaker, photographer and schools workshop leader. Caleb’s poetry commissions include the Tate Modern, The Royal Society for Literature and The Guardian. He has read at many London venues; he also opened up for Lianne La Havas and has performed at festivals including Latitude, Ed Fringe, Boomtown, Lovebox and Greenbelt. Caleb won the Roundhouse Poetry and Genesis Poetry Slams and is currently working on a debut pamphlet. As a filmmaker, he has released two documentaries, What Did Love Taste Like In The 70s? and Heartbreak & Grime, to good international reception, which has led him to give talks and panel discussions on the topic of grime music, Road culture and masculinity. 


Conference Sessions

  • Breaking Ground: International Showcases Celebrating British Diversity in Literature

    Wednesday14:30 - 15:3015 Mar 2017

    Gallery Suite, Room 2, Grand Hall Gallery

    2017 marks a time of change across the world as borders close and barriers go up. Yet populations continue to move and to diversify communities and societies ar...

    • Language: English

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