Musa Okwonga is a Berlin-based writer, poet, broadcaster and musician. He is the co-host of Stadio football podcast, and has published three books about football, including the award-winning, “A Cultured Left Foot.” In 2021, he published “One of Them,” a memoir about his years as a young Black working class man at Eton College. Musa contributed words to a special feature on WePresent called The Dream Workplace, a collaboration with Clio Awards to explore how and where creatives work best. His writing has appeared in many publications, including Africa Is A Country, The Byline Times, The Guardian, the New York Times, and The Economist.
“I need solitude to create, but I also need to know that I can leave it whenever necessary.”