Amina Atiq


A Muslim Arab woman, wearing a hijab

Yemeni poet, performance artist, creative- cultural practitioner, and award-winning community activist. She is a BBC Words First Finalist 2019, an alumni Young Associate and sits as Anti-racism advisory member with Curious Minds. Amina is a Fellow at DaDaFest, Social Cohesion Fellow of Humboldt Foundation Residency 2022 & Artist fellow Metal Liverpool

Amina has been featured by Poetry Please, BBC 4 Radio, Cordite Poetry Review, Queensland Poetry Festival : Use Words First (Wrecking Ball Press), John Moores Painting Prize 2020 (The Double Negative), A Lovely Poetry Festival, The Independent, Just Beyond Reach (Sutton Manor, Metal Southend), Not Quite Right for Us (Flipped Eye Publisher, Speaking Volumes), amongst many others."

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