Time to get our slam on again!
We're featuring a poet who graced our stage when we first began more than 10 years ago, and now she's back, feature-styles!
Mona is a spoken word poet and motivational speaker living in Toronto Ontario.
Having taught in such places as the University of Hawaii, Yellowknife, and Louder Than a Bomb’s home office Young Chicago Authors. Mona has toured actively over the course of her 10 year poetry career, last year alone Mona booked over 200 shows all over North America.
When she is at home Mona is heavily active in all facets of her community as founder and director of Feather & Anchor a talent management agency serving performance artists from the BIPOC & LGBT Communities. Currently Mona is curating a festival for poets of colour called Meli-Nation, slated for spring of 2018.
Over the past 10 years Mona’s mission has been to work to empower young adults to engage in discussion. The mission is about promoting real love, love as an action that we commit to unconditionally. This love is about safe spaces no matter your religion, social class, gender or sexual orientation. The mission is education & tolerance, no exceptions.
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