Alok Vaid-Menon is a trans Indian writer and performance artist based in New York City. Their creative and political work grapples with questions of gender, trauma, diaspora, race, and desire. As 1/2 of the performance collaboration DarKMatter, Alok has been invited to perform and facilitate at universities, conferences, and organizations across the world. Their work has been published in various outlets like MTV, The Guardian, Buzzfeed, The New York TImes, Upworthy, TEDx and more.
In this workshop, Alok will delve into poetry writing and also facilitate an exchange of ideas on queer activism.
You can check out some of their work here: http://www.darkmatterpoetry.com/work/
Standard - $10
Student price - $7