Ferdinand Dennis was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2022.
Ferdinand Dennis attended the University of Leicester and Birkbeck College, University of London. His prose fiction works are the novels The Sleepless Summer, The Last Blues Dance, and Duppy Conqueror; and a short story collection, The Black and White Museum. His non-fiction books include Behind the Frontlines, Journey into Afro-Britain and Back to Africa, a journey. He lives in London.