Ruth Awolola

Ruth Awolola

Ruth Awolola is a student, youth worker and poet currently based in south-east London. She was born in 1998 and has been writing since 2015, when she was a winner of the SLAMbassadors UK national youth slam. She is studying English Literature and Education, with the intention of becoming a full-time educator. She is one of 5 poets who is included in Rising Stars: New Young Voices in Poetry which is was highly commended at the CLiPPA 2018 . For more information about Ruth follow her on Twitter: @r_awolola

Video Interviews

Ruth Awolola - How do you go about writing your poetry?

Ruth Awolola - How do you go about writing your poetry?

Ruth Awolola - How do you work on your poems?

Ruth Awolola - How do you work on your poems?

Ruth Awolola - How does poetry make you feel?

Ruth Awolola - How does poetry make you feel?

Ruth Awolola - How should we use poetry in the classroom?

Ruth Awolola - How should we use poetry in the classroom?

Ruth Awolola - What advice would you give to budding young poets?

Ruth Awolola - What advice would you give to budding young poets?

Ruth Awolola - What inspires you as a poet?

Ruth Awolola - What inspires you as a poet?

Ruth Awolola - What poems do you remember from your childhood?

Ruth Awolola - What poems do you remember from your childhood?

Ruth Awolola - Why is poetry important?

Ruth Awolola -Why is poetry important?

Ruth Awolola - What is special about writing poetry for children?

Ruth Awolola - What is special about writing poetry for children?

Ruth Awolola - What advice would you give on performing poetry?

Ruth Awolola - What advice would you give on performing poetry?