JJ Bola is a poet, writer and educator.
Born in Kinshasa, Congo in 1986, he was raised in London.
JJ Bola is currently doing his MA in Creative Writing at Birkbeck, University of London, as a result of being one of the recipients of Kit de Waal Scholarship.
He is one of the three recipients of 2017’s Spread the Word Flight 1000 Associates.
He also reads regularly at shows and festivals across London/UK.