Ngwatilo Mawiyoo is a Kenyan writer and performer. She works across various disciplines including literature, music and film. Ngwatilo’s recent projects have included the publication of a collection of poems, production of mixed-genre stage performances, TV projects for Kenya and Africa and a range of international publications and performances.
Mawiyoo came to Bundanon through a partnership with Africa Centre, South Africa. Mawiyoo is a writer who focuses on the intersection between literature, performance and ethnography. Her writing explores memory and ethnography using music and other artforms to tell a poem.