Poet Jen Harris
Poet Jen Harris is a professional tearjerker, public speaker, spoken word poet, activist, published author, founder and former host of Kansas City Poetry Slam. Harris founded and facilitates The Writing Workshop KC, whose mission is to develop literary passion within a supportive and encouraging writing community. She is a TEDx fellow, a Button Poetry & Write About Now Poetry feature, author of 3 books of poetry and the recipient of numerous accolades. Her work is poetic memoir, a confessional assortment of first-person accounts of queer life in divided America.