Poets are some of the most inspiring, thoughtful people in the world today. They share their amazingly well-thought-out works in poetry books and on live stages everywhere. Poets are natural speakers who can be motivational keynote presenters at a host of events. Poetry speakers get people to see important issues of the day from a different perspective, which can add great value to virtual and in-person events.  
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Roxy Azari Spoken Word Artist/Slam Poet; Activist on Social Change and Social Justice

Roxanna ‘Roxy’ Azari is an Iranian-American Poet, Performer, Writer and Educator who breathes and works towards transformational social change through language. Raised in NYC, Azari grew up listening... Read More

Robert Haas Former Poet Laureate of the United States

Robert Hass is a renowned American poet, critic, and translator known for his clarity of expression, concision, and use of imagery drawn from everyday life. He has been described as a "musical, descri... Read More

Rupi Kaur Writer, Artist and Bestselling Author of Milk and Honey

Rupi Kaur is a writer and artist based in Toronto Canada. She drew until the age of 17 when she began to sway more toward her passion for writing and performing instead. The year was 2009. And her fir... Read More

Reginald Dwayne Betts Poet Who Talks About HIs Journey From Prison To Becoming A Licensed Attorney

Reginald Dwayne Betts is a poet and lawyer. A 2021 MacArthur Fellow, he is the Executive Director of Freedom Reads, a not-for-profit organization that is radically transforming the access to literatur... Read More