The Careless Seamstress – winner of the 2018 Sillerman First Book Prize – is forthcoming from The University of Nebraska Press in 2019.

Kindly pre-order a copy here if you live in the US (when shipping to a US address use the discount/promotional code 6AS19).

If you live in the UK please place your order via Combined Academic Publishers here.

If you live outside the US and UK please place your order  here.

Mandible (Slapering Hol Press, 2014)

Mandible (Slapering Hol Press, 2014). “Perhaps this is the most memorable element of Dema’s poetry—its ability to be inviting, to allow readers a way to hinge their mandible to her own.” – Matthew Shenoda

The Seven New Generation African Poets boxset is available here

Anthologies incl.

New Daughters of Africa anthology (Myriad, March 2019)

Read Women: an anthology (Locked Horn Press, 2014)

The World Record … (Bloodaxe, 2012)

One of the most assured and inquisitive poetic voices emerging in Africa today — Kwame Dawes, Glenna Luschei Editor of Prairie Schooner and Director of the African Poetry Book Fund