Poet Jen Harris is a Kansas City-based Spoken Word Poet, published author, Women's Rights and LGBT activist, co-owner of Createful Studios, founder & former SlamMaster of KC's PoUnd SLAM.
Harris graduated Cum Laude from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in May 2015 with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts, emphases in Communication Studies, English Language and Literature.
She is the recipient of the 2015 UMKC Jim Wanser Pride Award for outstanding LGBT community activism in Kansas City. Additionally, she is the recipient of the 2015 & 2014 Pitch Magazine Top 3 Poets in Kansas City award, the 2009 ACP Kansas Journalist of the Year as well as an active volunteer in the Kansas City community.
Slammed, Spartan Press, 2016