Nkosi Nkululeko

Nkosi Nkululeko is a brilliant new poetic voice, whose carefully crafted works explodes when he delivers his passionate performances.

Once and a while, a new poetic voice emerges, and becomes the voice of his generation.

Nkosi Nkululeko is multi-nominated for Best of the Net, as well as nominated for the Independent Best American Poetry and the Pushcart Prize. He is affiliated with the I Sell The Shadow collective, for which he has performed in venues for The United Nations and in Copenhagen, Denmark for the Women’s Deliver conference.


Nkosi is the New York City Youth Poet Laureate, and is Poets House Fellow. He was a speaker for TEDxNewYork and a finalist for the Winter Tangerine Awards for Poetry. His work is published or forthcoming in [PANK] Magazine, Third Coast, VINYL, No Token, and other publications.


Video: “Not Finished Yet”


Video: “Ali”