Since August 2020, poet Gboyega Odubanjo has been Writer in Residence at Rabbits Road Institute Library. Gboyega is a British-Nigerian poet born and raised in East London. His pamphlet, While I Yet Live, was published by Bad Betty Press in 2019. He is a Roundhouse Resident Artist and editor of bath magg.
Gboyega is currently working on a series of poems and interviews inspired by books in Rabbits Road Institute Library, and relating to Barking and Dagenham and the East End of London, to be published in spring 2021.