Paul is available for…

  • Events from poetry readings to spoken word performances, lectures to panel discussions. Paul has performed at 90+ universities, theaters, slams, and festivals in 20+ states. A Title IX educator, their work examines intergenerational trauma, sexual violence, and American Empire since 1975. Bring Paul for National Poetry Month, Asian American History Month, Women’s History Month, PRIDE, Transgender Day of Remembrance, New Student Orientation, First Generation College Student Programming, Take Back the Night, and more.
  • Workshops and manuscript consultations. Paul runs creative writing and performance workshops that examine the intersections of race, class, gender, empire, and power. Since 2013, Paul has taught and coached the poetry slam teams at Brown University, Barnard College & Columbia University, Hunter College, New Urban Arts, and Urban Word NYC, as seen on HBO Brave New Voices. They are a recurring mentor with The Blueshift Journal Speakeasy Project and were twice recognized with a “Torchbearer’s Award” from the Association of College Unions International.
  • Interviews, diversity trainings, and more. From 2010 to 2014, Paul served on the Diversity Advisory Board at Brown University. They participated in the planning, implementation, and assessment of various diversity and inclusion initiatives; the recruitment, hiring, and assessment of institutional diversity officers and faculty; and helped relaunch the Providence Slam Youth program with poets Franny Choi and Sydney Peak. Bring Paul to your institution for diversity consultation, training, and review.

Paul is open to opportunities for collaboration. If you have an idea for a partnership or program, send Paul or their manager at Strength of Doves a message now.