Featured in HBO's Asian Aloud, Kit Yan is a queer, transgender, and Asian American Brooklyn based slam poet from Hawaii. Kit’s work has been recently featured in Flickr and Sparkle and Troubling the Line two new queer and transgender poetry anthologies and has a forthcoming book with Transgenre Press.
-New York Magazine
“Incredible slam poetry”
- Curve Magazine
“The eloquence of Kit’s spoken-word delivery lies in the anti-racist, anti-homophobic, gender-inclusive, language that ties his lyrics together.”
- Bitch Magazine
Kit is not currently touring during the summer.
You can find him at these events in NYC:
July 24: 6:30-9:30pm, Ai Weiwei: The Seed with Kelly Zen-Yie Tsai (Creative Direction, Spoken Word, Video), Jessica Chen (Choreography), Jason Kao Hwang (Music), and Adriel Luis (Spoken Word, Video, Music), Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY.
July 26: Good Asian Drivers one night only reunion show, Sidewalk Cafe, NYC, NY.
August 5: Dixon Place, 7:30pm, $10.00, NYC, NY.
September 10: SUNY Oneonta, Oneonta, NY.
November 11: Boise State University, Boise, ID.
November 13: NASPA-IV West, Albuquerque, NM.
January 27: New York University, NYC, NY.
February 14-15: 2015 MBLGTACC, Illinios State University, Normal, IL.