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Warda Yassin

resurrected Lucille Clifton, 23th January 2020, Sheffield

Warda Yassin 'resurrects' Lucile Clifton

Warda Yassin is a British born Somali poet and teacher based in Sheffield.

She was a winner of the 2018 New Poets Prize, her winning pamphlet Tea with Cardamom (Poetry Business) was published in June 2019.

Her work has been published in The North, Oxford Poetry and anthologised in Verse Matters (Valley Press), Anthology X (Smith l Doorstep), Halfway Smile (Hive).

You can follow her on twitter here: @warda_ahy