Black Pearl (Zimbabwe)

Blackpearl is a spoken word artist born and raised in Zimbabwe. She is intrigued by complex social dynamics and creates poetry that provides an artistic commentary of them. She emerged on the performance scene in June 2010 and has taken part in events that include HIFA, 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence, Acoustic Nights (hosted by Zimbabwe German Society and Wildfire Events) and Intwasa festival. 

Blackpearl has also attained a Sociology Honours degree, which contributes to her growing passion for social commentary. Apart from commentary through poetry, she is a keen blogger who shares her work on different platforms such as magazines and newspapers.