Victoria Ekpo

Victoria is a lecturer in teacher education, a poet and a keen hiker. Born in Nigeria, Victoria has lived most of her life all over the world and is currently settled in Liverpool where she is currently also pursuing a PhD in Education and her research focuses on using poetry in empirical inquiry. She co-runs the walking/hiking group Footstepsnw – which encourages and supports black women and their friends to experience the outdoors. She writes periodically for the countryside charity CPRE.

Victoria’s poem,Yoga With the Black Mothers Group, is published by Arachne in our forthcoming anthology, Where We Find Ourselves.