- One of the world’s premier spoken word performers.
- Performed at the opening ceremonies at the 2010 Olympics.
- Born in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, he grew up in Penticton, British Columbia.
- First poet from outside the USA to win the prestigious American National Poetry Slam.
- His book Visiting Hours was hailed as a Book of the Year by The Guardian and the Globe and Mail.
- Acclaimed for his riveting performances, worldwide. Koyczan’s lyricism inspires audiences and readers alike because his poems speak directly to the heart.
In this lesson
- This is My Voice
- The Crickets Have Arthritis