Kiana Davis is the author of autobiographical poetry collections Digging For Roots and From These Roots Up. She is the editor and publisher of Voices in the Shadow, a poetry collection written by youth at Echo Glenn Youth Facility.
She was born and raised in Richmond, California, and she began writing poetry at the age of 12 to grapple with growing up in poverty. Poetry helped her develop her identity and it helped her find her voice.
She is an Adult Basic Studies instructor at Renton Technical College. Kiana loves teaching Equity and Social Justice themed poetry workshops that help youth and adult waken their inner poets and learn about race and injustice.
For more information on booking Kiana of if you have any questions please email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org.