About

Femi Oyebode

I am a psychiatrist and poet. This blog deals with issues arising from the multifold interactions between medicine, psychiatry, literature and philosophy.

Expertizes

POETRY

My volumes of poetry include Naked to Your softness and Other Dreams; Wednesday is a Colour; Forest of Transformations; Adagio for Oblong Mirrors; Master of the Leopard Hunt; Indigo, Camwood & Mahogany Red; Selected Poems

Influences

Jorge Luis Borges

Anton Chekhov

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Experiences

Honorary Professor of Psychiatry Birmingham

1999-

Chief Examiner RCPsych

2002-2005

Consultant Psychiatrist Birmingham

1986-2021

Visiting Professor

University of Ibadan

University of Western Australia

University of Auckland

Let’s make something together.