Elis Rita, civil name Elisangela Rita, born in Luanda, Angola, grew up between Angola and South Africa. She is a poet, spoken word artist and dubbing artist. She often acts as initiator and organizer of cultural and artistic projects. Thus, she founded “Luanda Slam”, the first poetry slam in Angola, initiated in 2017 the only slam for women in Angola “Muhatu” and founded with others “Casa Rede”, a cultural, event and art center in Luanda. She published “Coração Achado” (Chiado Books 2015).