Karl Nova

Karl Nova is a Hip Hop artist, author and poet. He is the winner of CLiPPA 2018 for Rhythm and Poetry, his first published collection. Born and raised in London as well as Lagos, Karl is a social commentator, creative writing workshop facilitator, broadcaster and cultural critic who creates platforms for other artists as he seeks to uplift, inform and inspire through this artistic expression. Apart from being a wordsmith and energetic live performer, Karl Nova is an avid beatmaker and he released a compilation of electronic music that he created on his phone called “Made ‘Em On My Phone”.

For more information on Karl: https://karlnovaworld.wordpress.comwww.authorsabroad.com/author/karlnova  and on Twitter @KarlNova

Listen to Karl Nova on BBC Radio 4's Front Row Extended Podcast

Watch Karl Nova talk about the CLiPPA and read one of his poems


Teaching Sequences

About the CLPE Poetry Award (CLiPPA) with 2018 winner Karl Nova

Karl Nova on the CLPE Poetry Award (CLiPPA)

'I write these poems' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - I write these poems

'For you' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - For you

'The city of my birth' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - The city of my birth

'Boys In The Woods' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - Boys in the Woods

'Peer Pressure' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - Peer Pressure

'Four Seasons' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - Four Seasons

'Winter Fall' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - Winter Fall

'True Colours' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - True Colours

'Poetry?' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - Poetry?

'Change' by Karl Nova

Karl Nova - Change (written for National Poetry Day 2018)