Terra Nova Nominates Anesu Mtowa

Anesu Mtowa was 15 years old in 2018.  She is poet, activist, and teenager. From 2018 to 2021 (when she turns 18) Anesu has agreed to serve as Terra Nova's youth advisor.  Meeting the Board and Artistic Director approximately four times per year,  brainstorming the way forward, and providing a youth perspective on artistic and engagment programmes.  Born and bred in Northern Ireland of African parentage she has a unique perspective on identity, and how young people engage with and make intercultural performing art.

 Anesu Mtowa and Andrea Montgomery at Stormont for Africa Day 2018.

Anesu Mtowa and Andrea Montgomery at Stormont for Africa Day 2018.