Gloria Kiconco

Gloria Kiconco

Gloria Kiconco is a Ugandan poet, essayist, and zine-maker based in Kampala,Uganda. Her poetry has been published by Brittle Paper, Sooo Many Stories, and Femrite. Her essays have appeared in The Forager Magazine, Doppiozero’s Why Africa? and Adda. She was a correspondent for Commonwealth Writers (2015/16). Gloria participated in LaBa! Arts Festival in 2016 on a poetry project and in 2017 on an animation project. She facilitated workshops throughout 2017 on zine-making and the creative industry. Apart from her poetry, creative nonfiction, and arts journalism; she experiments with combining poetry and other art forms.