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Zena Edwards

Zena Edwards is a performance poet, vocalist and creative project developer. She was raised in Tottenham, North London, and graduated from Middlesex University. Since 1998 she has been active as a performance poet and has been running poetry workshops since 2002.

She has written and performed two one-woman shows “Security” (2009) and “Travelling Light” (2011) and has toured extensively in the UK and continental Europe thanks to the support of the British Council, UK Arts International, Apples and Snakes Poetry Organisation and 57 Productions. She is also Creative Director of  the creative arts and activism company ©ViD and is curator of Conversations TV, an explorative poetry, film and animation blog. She was nominated for the Arts Foundation Award for performance Poetry 2007 and won the Hidden Creatives Award 2012.

Bibliography

Edwards, Zena. Security. Flipped Eye Publishing, 2009.

Edwards, Zena. The Dialogue. Zena Edwards: Poet in Flux, n.d., https://goodnewzee.wordpress.com. Accessed 29 May 2017.

Edwards, Zena. Zena Edwards’ “Security.” The Blog from the One Woman Show, 2009, zenaedwards.wordpress.com. Accessed 29 May 2017.

Edwards, Zena. “Zena Edwards Security Film Part 1.” YouTube, uploaded by Zena Edwards, 2 Sept. 2012, www.youtube.com/watch?v=zcZglYdbpWU. Accessed 29 May 2017.

Edwards, Zena. “Zena Edwards Security Film Part 2.” YouTube, uploaded by Zena Edwards, 2 Sept. 2012, www.youtube.com/watch?v=mONvS_Wjksk. Accessed 29 May 2017.

Edwards, Zena. “Zena Edwards Security Film Part 3.” YouTube, uploaded by Zena Edwards, 18 Sept. 2012, www.youtube.com/watch?v=m1daBckQAbQ. Accessed 29 May 2017.

Edwards, Zena. “Zena Edwards Security Film Part 3 – The Finale.” YouTube, uploaded by Zena Edwards, 2 Sept. 2012, www.youtube.com/watch?v=T5iAb1pPMMk. Accessed 29 May 2017.

“Zena Edwards.” Apples and Snakes. Poetry with Bite, n.d., www.applesandsnakes.org/page/84/poets/266. Accessed 29 May 2017.

“Zena Edwards.” British Council: Literature, 2017, literature.britishcouncil.org/writer/zena-edwards. Accessed 29 May 2017.

“Zena Edwards.” The Complete Freedom of Truth, n.d., hecompletefreedomoftruth.com/artists-facilitators/zena. Accessed 29 May 2017.