Emma Dabiri


BBC Broadcasting Star of the Future and Observer Rising Star (2019) Emma Dabiri is a writer, presenter and academic. 

A teaching fellow at SOAS and researcher-in- residence at the South London Gallery, Dabiri’s debut book Don’t Touch My Hair  (2019) has been described as “groundbreaking” (The Guardian), “excellent and far reaching” (The Irish Times) and the work of “one of Ireland’s brightest new literary talents” (Hot Press) . She currently co-presents Britain’s Lost Masterpieces on BBC 4, and Virtually History on YouTube Originals, a ground-breaking new series which uses virtual reality technology to re-live dramatic events in history.