Ssesanga Dennis Ernest

Dennis aka Ivorythepoet is a public health worker with a great passion for poetry. He is currently one of the promoters of a spoken word platform called Open Mic Uganda that gives opportunity for poets from various walks of life to showcase their talents at monthly shows.

He has performed in five recitals with the lantern meet of poets and several other platforms including the Open Mic Monthly sessions. He attended the ISWI 2015 conference in Ilmenau, Germany where he got a certificate in creative writing. He has been published in two anthologies namely in “the broken voices of a revolution” by the lantern meet and “the boda boda anthem” by Babishai Niwe.He also owns a poetry anthology he published in 2016 “Ivory Footprints” available on Amazon and in local bookshops in Uganda.