community advocacy coordinator

james-valentín (any pronouns) is a poet, artist, educator and community organizer from Lawrence, MA, and El Cibao. As a queer person of color, james-valentín has always found inspiration in voices from the margins. Although poetry is his main medium, james-valentín has also expressed himself through photography as well as dabbling in videography. james-valentín has 4 years of experience in creative workshop facilitation as well as 3+ years of experience with youth-led organizing, spending these last few years crafting space(s) for himself and his community to refashion our world.
  • spoken word / poetry
  • education
  • digital photography
  • film