Peace Akintade

Chapter 11- March 8, 2022

Peace Akintade is an African Canadian Interdisplinary Poet, Public Speaker, and Thespian residing in Saskatoon Saskatchewan. Her poems touch on the impact of slavery in her village, colorism, growing up in Kuwait, Nigeria, and Canada, and relearning her culture in the face of colonization. Often depiction folklore, personalization, and lyrical poetry, Peace’s multimedia works hope to make modern contemporary poetry accessible for everyone.