Chimene Suleyman is a writer.

Her debut poetry collection, Outside Looking On (Influx Press, 2014)  was mentioned in a Guardian's Best Books list of 2014. 

She has performed at the Royal Festival Hall, Book Slam, Literary Death Match, Bush Theatre, Latitude, Secret Garden Party, Standon Calling, Stratford Circus, Tongue Fu, Outspoken, to name a few. She also represented the UK for poetry at the International Biennale, Rome 2011. 

She has written on race and gender for The Independent, Media Diversified, and The Quietus. 

Chimene is from London and currently lives in New York.

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