Emma Dabiri


Emma Dabiri is an Irish-Nigerian   author, academic and broadcaster She spent over a decade as a teaching fellow in the African department at SOAS. She is a final year Visual Sociology PhD researcher at Goldsmiths, and author of the Sunday Times bestseller What White People Can Do Next, Don’t Touch My Hair and Disobedient Bodies . In 2023 she was appointed as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. She has presented several television and radio programmes including BBC Radio 4’s critically-acclaimed documentaries ‘Journeys into Afro-futurism’ and ‘Britain’s Lost Masterpieces’ and the Cannes Silver Lion award winning Hair Power for Channel 4. She is a columnist at The Guardian and Contributing Editor at Elle.