Zena Edwards


Zena Edwards (she/her)

Spoken word artist

Zena Edwards is a poet, performer and climate activist who uses song, movement and global influences as a jump-off for her words. Edwards’ fuses traditional African-instrumentation (the Kalimba and Kora) and new technology to create soundtracks for her poems and stories. Zena is radical arts educator and creative director of Verse in Dialog – an arts, culture and public engagement production house dedicated to championing the arts for positive change.

Zena is part of Hot Poets – a UK based but internationally focused project about powerfully communicating climate change science and action through spoken word poetry.


Talks and more.

TEDxLondonWomen 2022
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