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
Upcoming 2013 Shows:
May 31: Beyond Tolerance Conference 430-830pm NYC, NY
June 1: Staten Island Pride Festival, 1:00-5:00pm, Staten Island, NY.
June 1: Pride Afterparty: 120 Bay Cafe, 5:00pm-2am, Staten Island, NY.
June 4: Asian Arts Alliance Town Hall 6-8pm
June 6: MadFemmePride Pride Party Boston, MA
June 24-26 (TBA): Moth Storytelling Event
June 28: NYC Pride Rally, 7:00-10:00pm, NYC, NY.
July 14: Lizard Lounge Boston, MA
Kit is also booking for his 2012/2013 SLAMMED:Poetry Seen Tour. Please visit Booking Information to reserve your date!