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Chosen by Decibel as one of 50 writers who have influenced the black-British writing canon over the past 50 years, he has also published a book of short fiction, Adventures in 3D (2001); poetry pamphlets Suitcase (2004) and Suckle, the latter winning the Peoples Book Prize in 2009; and his first full poetry collection, The Butterfly Hotel was published by Peepal Tree Press in 2012. Roger is the lead vocalist for King Midas Sound, whose critically acclaimed debut album, Waiting for You was released on Hyperdub Records.
His one-man shows include: The Shadow Boxer; Letter from My Father’s Brother; and Prohibition (all premiered at the British Festival of Visual Theatre at Battersea Arts Centre).
Listen to Roger talk about his latest collection, A Portable Paradise, on the Guardian Books podcast, here: https://www.theguardian.com/books/audio/2019/jul/09/intolerance-is-risi…
Titles featuring Roger Robinson
Book reviews for Roger Robinson
- The Butterfly HotelPrice: £8.99
Review written by Eric Doumerc for Miranda
- A Portable ParadisePrice: £9.99
Review written by Tricia Wombell for Words of Colour Review written by Glenville Ashby, PhD for Kaieteur News Review written by Bernardine Evaristo for the New Statesman Review written by John Field for T.S. Eliot Prize Review written by Eddie Saint-Jean for What's Hot London Review written by Amilcar Sanatan for Newsday Review written by Janine Mendes-Franco for Global Voices Review written by Ann-Margaret Lim for Jamaica Gleaner Review written by James Patterson for i-D Review written by Andre Bagoo for Newsday Review written by Bernardine Evaristo for British Vogue Review written by Jim Monaghan for Bella Caledonia