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One of Britain's leading poets Benjamin Zephaniah was born on 15 April 1958. He grew up in Jamaica, in Handsworth district of Birmingham, England. He moved to London in 1979 and published his first poetry collection, Pen Rhythm, in 1980.
Benjamin Zephaniah is something of a poet hero: a "black spokesman and political poet".
His most recent book is We Are Britain! (2002), a collection of poems celebrating cultural diversity in Britain.
More info at: www.benjaminzephaniah.com