Yovanka Paquete Perdigao

Yovanka Paquete Perdigao is Bissau-Guinean writer based in London. Born in Lisbon and raised in Ivory Coast and Senegal, her work is inspired by her experiences as a child refugee having a found her voice through writing. Her poetry has been published in Brittle Paper and featured in the Guardian. Follow @yova_nka on Twitter.