Literary Arts Projects Curator , Art Activism Catalyst, an Internationally anthologized Poet , Writer in Residence, Blogs Publisher, Social Media Publicist and Creative Communities Expert.
Mbizo Chirasha is the Originator/Instigator of the Zimbabwe We Want PoetryCampaign
http://tuckmagazine.com/tag/mbizo-chirasha/Zimbabwe We Want Poetry Campaign /Mbizo Chirasha
He is the Editor of Brave Voices Poetry Journal-Tuck Magazine, Word Guerrillas Protest Poetry Journal - Zimbabwe Sphere, Poets Free Zimbabwe- Miombo Publishing.
Publishes Women of resilience Profiles and Blogs on Word Press (www.personalitiesofinspiration.wordpress.com).
Is a Solidarity Member of the Global Arts and Political Alliance(GAPA http://www.ga-pa.org/2017/11/21/gapa-meets-poem-mbizo-chirasha/ , an African Partner of the International Human Rights Arts Festival Exiled in Africa Program , New York United Stateshttp://www.blackstarnews.com/education/education/the-international-human-rights-art-festival-highlights-poet.Mbizo Chirasha is the Founder /Creative Director of Girl Child Creativity Projectwww.girlchildcreativity.blogspot.com
The Zimbabwe Resident Coordinator of the 100 Thousand Poets for Change- Global and the Women Scream International Poetry Festival since 2011.Chirasha has led a number of Creative Interventions and Arts based projects. He is the Founder and Creative Director of Young Writers Caravan Project (2003-2006) , Girl Child Creativity Project( 2010-Present) , Urban Colleges Writers Contest ( 2013-2014) and Creative Knowledge and Artistic Leadership Training Project 2018-2023 Project .
Mbizo Chirasha was a Young Writers Delegate of Zimbabwe International Book Fair to Sweden( Goteborg Book Fair ,2003)including featuring at the , Nordic African Institute Writers Seminar, Swedish Writers Union reading night in Sweden, Swedish International library association, the Rinkeby Library writers Evening, the Swedish Diplomatic luncheon in Stockholm, Writers Night at the Nordic African Institute in Uppsala and SIDA/African Pavilion at Goteborg Book Fair. The Publishing and Writing Delegate to UNESCO PHOTO NOVEL WRITING INTENSIVE TRAINING (2009), The Official Poet in Residence of International Conference of African Culture and Development, 2009(Ghana) and Official Poet SADC Poetry Festival, NAMIBIA September 2009. He was the poet-in-residence: from 2001-2004 for the Iranian embassy/UN dialogue among civilizations project; the United Nations Information Center Harare Poet in Residence (2001-2008), an artist in Resident in the Atelier Alexandra Art School in Egypt 2006. He was the Convener/Event Consultant THIS IS AFRICA POETRY NIGHT 2004 - 2006; Official Performance Poet Zimbabwe International Travel Expo in 2007, He is a regular Guest Performing Poet at the Zimbabwe international Book Fair, Harare International Festival of the Arts and Zimbabwe German Society various programs.
In 2010 Chirasha participated as a Guest Performance Poet at the Harare International Protest Arts Festival, Ukhubambana Youth for Peace Festival, Patsimeredu Buddyz Festival. The poet was instrumental in the celebration of the Black History Month in February 2011 organized by the Zimbabwe Poets for Human Rights and the United State Embassy Harare’s Public Affairs Department. Mbizo was the guest poet of 2011 hosted by the US Embassy, Harare on the International Poetry Day. He has curated and founded a number of Arts, Arts Activism and Poetry Projects including, this is Africa Poetry Night 2004-2006, African Drums Poetry Festival-2007, The Young writer’s caravan project 2003-2004, Young Poetry Conference Zimbabwe in 2006. He was the Coordinator and Originator of This is the Artist ( Visual Arts and Poetry Cross Genre )Artist in Residence at the Zimbabwe German society in 2007.
He publishes Women of Resilience Voices and Profiles in his POI Journal www.personalitiiesofinspiration.wordpress.com, Writing /Poetry Voices in MP, www.miombopublishing.wordpress.com .Mbizo Chirasha is an Arts and Political opinions Contributor to the Tuck Magazine(Brave Voices poetry Journal,www.tuckmagazine.com/mbizochirasha.
He co-edited a Ghanaian Poetry Anthology (2011) and a Nigerian Poetry Collection (2013). He is the Co-writer of the Poetry Collection Whispering Woes of Ganges and Zambezi (Cyber Press,India 2010).Good Morning President - Collection of his experimental poetry was published by( 2013,Diaspora Publishers,UK) , A Letter to the President his small 3D poetry Collection of protest poetry was published by( 2017, Tiktakti Publishers in Israel).
Chirasha Co-edited an International Bilingual Poetry E- Journal ( Germany and English languages ) by African Poets on African Issues with Andreas Weiland an International Poet , Translator , Publisher and Critic in 2017 (http://www.street-voice.de/SV7/SVissue7.html). He is widely published in more than 500 journals , magazines, and anthologies around the world in countries including Canada, Nigeria , Kenya , Mongolia , Zambia , Botswana , Poland ,Ecuador ,Philippines , Greece , Uganda ,Germany, Finland, South Africa, United kingdom, Ghana, Turkey, Grenada, India, United States, Norway, Zimbabwe among others. He is profiled in international, local and regional cultural websites.
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