Theresa Lola

Theresa Lola is a British Nigerian poet. She was the 2019/2020 Young People’s Laureate for London and is an alumna of the Barbican Young Poets programme. Her debut poetry collection In Search of Equilibrium was published by Nine Arches Press In February 2019. She is leading on #MyMentalHealthJourney, a project run by Spread the Word and BUREAU. Theresa is one of two Patrons of the Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award 2020. Find an interview with Theresa Lola on Young Poets Network