I Am Nobody's Nigger

I Am Nobody's Nigger

Dean Atta


"Beyond black, past white, past instantly, past homosexual, so I say. Love your eyes over those phrases of fact. you'll be uplifted."—Benjamin Zephaniah

"Go Dean Atta. converse the reality. Tweet the reality. add it. permit it ring out over the electronic area and strike at the guts of the offline instant and disconnected."—Lemn Sissay

To be aware of that we proportion anything unspeakable
To understand that as excessive as we upward thrust we aren't noticeable as equal
To be aware of that racism is institutional thinking
And that 'nigger' is the ultimate you heard sooner than a lynching.

Revolutionary, reflective, and romantic, I Am Nobody's Nigger is the strong debut assortment through one of many United Kingdom's best rising poets.

Exploring race, id, and sexuality, Dean Atta stocks his viewpoint on relatives, friendship, relationships, and London lifestyles, from riots to one-night stands.

Dean Atta is a author and function poet. He received the 2012 London Poetry Award and was once named as essentially the most influential LGBT humans by way of The self sufficient on Sunday red record 2012. he's an envoy for the Spirit of London Awards for success throughout the Arts.

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