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The Gender Genie Tour with Kavi Ade
February 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join us for an amazing performance piece where Kavi Ade activist, arts educator and internationally recognized poet of Afro & Indigenous Caribbean descent will perform in the Warren G Flowers Gallery. Having appeared in numerous cities and at over 80 colleges, universities and conferences, Kavi utilizes art as resistance to create transformative dialogue and to heal communities that fall outside of the realms of whiteness, patriarchal power, and cis-heteronormativity. Kavi is a a Brave New Voices Alum, Watering Hole Poetry Fellow and former Poetry Slam Coach for the internationally recognized Philly Youth Poetry Movement Team. In 2016 Kavi received the Leeway Foundation’s Transformation Award that honors “women and trans* artists and cultural producers who create art for social change and have done so for the past five years or more, demonstrating a long-term commitment to social change work.